U.S. Soldiers Provide Security in Nangarhar Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. soldiers participate in a pre-mission briefing on Forward Operating Base Finley Shields in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Feb. 23, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to 101st Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team and members of Provincial Reconstruction Team Nangarhar. The team provided security at the Chaparhar district center to facilitate and observe discussions regarding the state of agriculture development in the area. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Thomas Robinson, second from right, asks an Afghan man about his welfare and related topics during security operations at the Chaparhar district center in  Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Feb. 23, 2013. Robinson is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team and Provincial Reconstruction Team Nangarhar. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Justin Broaddus provides security at the Chaparhar district center in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Feb. 23, 2013. Broaddus is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team and Provincial Reconstruction Team Nangarhar. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Thomas Robinson, center, asks an Afghan police officer and resident about their welfare and related topics during security operations at the Chaparhar district center in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Feb. 23, 2013. Robinson is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team and Provincial Reconstruction Team Nangarhar. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • A U.S. soldier provides security and monitors passing traffic during security operations at the Chaparhar district center in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Feb. 23, 2013. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Thomas Robinson, right, asks an Afghan man about his welfare and related topics during security operations at the Chaparhar district center in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province, Feb. 23, 2013. Robinson is assigned to the 101st Airborne Division's 1st Brigade Combat Team and Provincial Reconstruction Team Nangarhar. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan Hallgarth