U.S. Troops Meet With Farah Provincial Governor

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe conducts security checks upon arriving at the Farah provincial governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, which met with the provincial governor to discuss ongoing initiatives and issues. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • Mohammed Akram Khpalwak, left, Farah provincial governor, speaks with U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, center, and Ray Sudweeks, right, U.S. State Department representative with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, during a meeting at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe, right, talks with U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Roderick Cooper, left, as the team prepares to depart the Farah provincial governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, and Cooper are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, left, shakes hands with Mohammed Akram Khpalwak, right, Farah provincial governor, at the end of a meeting at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Spc. Jacob Bobbe, center, buddy clears an M-4 carbine for U.S. Army Spc. Cristian Loera after returning to Forward Operating Base Farah from a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. Bobbe is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, right, conducts a mission debrief with team members on Forward Operating Base Farah after completing a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 1, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup