Building security one sandbag at a time

U.S. Army Sgt. Brian Bentley and U.S. Army Spc. Zech Burke, both cavalry scouts with 1st Plt. and a Bennington, Vt., resident, along with several Afghan National Policemen help unload (click for more)

Soldiers protect COP Garcia with howitzer

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Army Paul M. Gatto, from Bethlehem, Pa., a cannoneer from Task Force Balls, elevates a M777 howitzer and hooks up his firing lanyard seconds before discharging (click for more)

Engineers conduct overnight mission in Afghanistan

PANJSHIR PROVINCE, Afghanistan - Air Force Capt. Phillip Baker, Panjshir PRT engineer, along with Air Force 1st Lt. Jason Adams, Panjshir PRT engineer, assemble an antenna in order to communicate (click for more)

Gathering together to build relationships

PAKTIKA PROVINCE, Afghanistan — While spectators watch, members of the Sharana Hospital volleyball team play a friendly match against coalition force units at Forward Operating Base Rushmore Oct. 2. (click for more)

TF Spartan perseveres despite challenges

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Soldiers with 1st Platoon, Company A, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Spartan, help Afghan Border Police load blast wall barriers onto the (click for more)

Kentucky ADT visits Parwan Director of Women’s Affairs

Maj. Bobby Mayes, women’s empowerment coordinator, and Sgt.1st Class Maureen Houston, FET member, meet with Zareen Saleha, the Deputy Director of Women’s Affairs for the Parwan Director of Agriculture, Irrigation, (click for more)

Ground Soldiers learn to fly

U.S. Army Cpl. Robert F. Chauncey, from McKinney, Texas, a team leader with Company C, 2nd Battalion, 327th Infantry Regiment, Task Force Spartan, takes part in a pre-flight inspection of (click for more)

U.S. troops in Paktya Province plan bridges

PAKTYA PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. troops from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team use a measuring tape to measure the distance of one point (click for more)

ANA Soldiers receive vaccinations at Parsa

KHOWST PROVINCE, Afghanistan – An Afghan National Army basic trainee receives a vaccination Sept. 28. (click for more)

TF Viper mechanics keep helicopters flying

U.S. Army Sgt. Craig Hayward, powertrain mechanic and native of Huntingtown, Md., assigned to Company D, Task Force Viper attempts to loosen a bolt on a rotor head from an (click for more)

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NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sabrina Lindahl of Oroville, Calif., 230th Military Police Company, Task Force Bastogne, riles up Doly, a patrol narcotics detector dog from Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Fla., for bite-sleeve training at Forward Operating Base Fenty here Aug. 13. Doly assists U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms Petty Officer 2nd Class Rodney Ericson of Anchorage, Ala., locate any narcotics or contraban that soldiers or Afghan civilians might possess. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Richard Daniels Jr., Task Force Bastogne Public Affairs)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sabrina Lindahl of Oroville, Calif., 230th Military Police Company, Task Force Bastogne, and U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms Petty Officer 2nd Class Rodney Ericson of Anchorage, Ala., hide a training tool used to help MP dogs find improvised explosive devices at Forward Operating Base Fenty here Aug. 13. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Richard Daniels Jr., Task Force Bastogne Public Affairs)NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Meky, a patrol explosives detector dog from Naval Base Guam, locates a simulated explosive between some rocks at Forward Operating Base Fenty here Aug. 13. Meky assists U.S. Army Master-at-Arms Sgt. Evan Desrosiers of Derry, N.H., locate explosives during routine patrols. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Richard Daniels Jr., Task Force Bastogne Public Affairs)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Bertje, a patrol explosive detector dog from the 230th Military Police Company K9 unit, captures U. S. Army Sgt. Okan Scott of Alexandra, Va., 300th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Task Force Bastogne, while he wears a bite suit simulating a criminal on the run at Forward Operating Base Fenty here Aug. 13. Bertje assists U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sabrina Lindahl of Oroville, Calif., 230th Military Police Company, Task Force Bastogne, locate explosive devices during routine patrols. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Richard Daniels Jr., Task Force Bastogne Public Affairs)NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sabrina Lindahl of Oroville, Calif., 230th Military Police Company, Task Force Bastogne, removes Bertje, a patrol explosives detector dog with the 230th Military Police Company K9 unit, from the arm of U. S. Army Sgt. Okan Scott of Alexandra, Va., 300th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment, Task Force Bastogne, after simulating a criminal on the run in eastern Afghanistan’s Nangarhar Province Aug. 13.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Sabrina Lindahl of Oroville, Calif., 230th Military Police Company, Task Force Bastogne, trains with Doly, a patrol narcotics detector dog from Naval Air Station in Jacksonville, Fla., with a bite sleeve at Forward Operating Base Fenty here Aug. 13. Doly assists U.S. Navy Master-at-Arms Petty Officer 2nd Class Rodney Ericson of Anchorage, Ala., locate any narcotics or contraban that soldiers or Afghan civilians might possess. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Richard Daniels Jr., Task Force Bastogne Public Affairs)NANGARHAR PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Meky, a patrol explosives detector dog from Naval Base Guam, plays with a ball after a hard day of training at Forward Operating Base Fenty here Aug. 13. Meky assists U.S. Army Master-at-Arms Sgt. Evan Desrosiers of Derry, N.H., locate explosives during routine patrols. (Photo by U.S. Army Spc. Richard Daniels Jr., Task Force Bastogne Public Affairs)

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