Coalition Forces, Afghan Police Patrol, Engage Insurgents in a Fire-fight in Farah Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • Paris, a coalition force military working dog, follows her handler during a security patrol with Afghan National Police in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012.  U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • A coalition force member shakes hands with an Afghan police officer during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • A coalition force member maintains security during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • Afghan National Police maintain security during a security patrol with coalition force members in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • A coalition force member maintains communication during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • A coalition force member maintains security during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • Afghan National Police watch as their commander engages insurgents during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • Coalition force members engage insurgents during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • A coalition force member talks with a villager during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • A coalition force member takes a break and plays with Afghan children during a security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau
  • Afghan National Police discover a cache of enemy ammunition during an Afghan-led security patrol in Farah province, Afghanistan, Dec. 7, 2012. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau