U.S., Coalition Soldiers Meet Key Leaders in Farah City, Afghanistan

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Navy Chief Josh Ives, medical department leading chief petty officer for Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, gives a stuffed animal to an Afghan boy during a key leader engagement at Farah City Hospital in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • Chris Geurtsen, a field program officer for the U.S. Agency for International Development, left, and U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, public affairs officer for Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, tour facilities with Farah Director of Information and Culture Farid Ahmad Ayubi, far right, during a key leader engagment at the director's office in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Lt. Benjamin Addison
  • U.S. Navy Lt. David Berlin, left, and Lt. j.g. Laura Cook, center, physician's assistants with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, listen during a key leader engagement with Afghan doctors and public health professionals at the Farah City Hospital, in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.   U.S. Navy photo by Chief Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. William Russell, a security force team member for Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, left, pulls security during a key leader engagement at Farah City Hospital, in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Josh Ives
  • An Afghan woman sits outside a clinic at the Farah City Hospital during a key leader engagement between Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah physicians and Afghan doctors and public health professionals in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Josh Ives
  • An Afghan doctor, left, provides medical care to an Afghan woman, right, at a key leader engagement with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah and Afghan doctors, and public health professionals at Farah City Hospital, in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Sgt. William Russell, security force team member for Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, left, pulls security as an Afghan doctor speaks with PRT team members during a key leader engagement at Farah City Hospital, in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.   U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Laura Cook, physician's assistant for Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, left, and Dr. Abdul Jabar, Farah Director of Public Health, right, listen to discussion during a key leader engagement at the Farah City Hospital, in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Chief Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. David Berlin, a physician's assitant with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, first from left, meets with Afghan leaders to discuss public health issues at the Farah City Hospital in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • An Afghan public health professional takes part in a key leader engagement at the Farah City Hospital with members of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Chief Josh Ives, left, U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Laura Cook, center, both medical professionals with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, talk with Dr. Abdul Jabar, Farah Director of Public Health, right, during a key leader engagement at the Farah City Hospital in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • Dr. Abdul Jabar, Farah Province Director of Public Health, left, talks with U.S. Navy Lt. David Berlin, a Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah physician, right, after the key leader engagement at the Farah City Hospital in Farah City, Afghanistan, Oct. 30, 2012.  U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup