U.S. Troops Conduct Mission in Farah Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. troops await a mission brief before departing to a key leader engagement with the provincial director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City in Afghanistan's western Farah province, Nov. 18, 2012. The troops are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. 1st Class Sal Somoza, second from right, delivers a mission brief before a key leader engagement with the provincial director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City in Afghanistan's western Farah province, Nov. 18, 2012. Somoza, a platoon sergeant, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Roderick Cooper, left, helps load a section of a solar hydrator with an Afghan man before a key leader engagement with the provincial director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City in Afghanistan's western Farah province, Nov. 18, 2012. Cooper is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. David White provides security as he stands guard during a key leader engagement in Farah City in Afghanistan's western Farah province, Nov. 18, 2012. White is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. William Russell, center, speaks with an Afghan man, left, through a translator during a key leader engagement in Farah City in Afghanistan's western Farah province, Nov. 18, 2012. Russell is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Joseph Gonzalez, right, and U.S. Army Sgt. Sean Luhmann return after speaking with Afghans during a key leader engagement in Farah City in Afghanistan's western Farah province, Nov. 18, 2012. Gonzalez and Luhmann are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives