Dempsey Meets with Leaders, Troops in Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • From right to left, U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff; U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commander of Regional Command East in Afghanistan; U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Terry A. Wolff, director of strategic plans and policy, J5; and U.S. Army Brig Gen. Steve Townsend talk about current operations while flying in a C-130 over Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, the commander of Afghanistan Regional Command East, briefs Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, before exiting a C-130 and touring Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, prepares to eat lunch with soldiers on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to the 1st Armored Division's 3rd Brigade Combat Team, Task Force Bulldog. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, eats lunch with soldiers on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to the 1st Armored Division, 3rd Bridage Combat Team, Task Force Bulldog. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • A U.S. Army specialist demonstrates new capabilities to U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in the tactical operations center on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, addresses soldiers before an award ceremony on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to the 1st Armored Division's 3rd Brigade Combat Team, Task Force Bulldog. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, presents U.S. Army Spc. Robert Schrader with an Army Commendation Medal on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Spc. Kristen Taylor talks with U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in the tactical operations center on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, commander of Regional Command East in Afghanistan, talks with U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on the flightline on Forward Operating Base Shank, Afghanistan, Feb. 8, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Lt Gen. Daniel P. Bolger, commanding general of NATO Training Mission Afghanistan, leads a briefing for U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on Camp Eggers, Afghanistan, Feb. 10, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen