Dempsey Visits Afghanistan to Assess Progress

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. James C. McConville, commander of Regional Command East, greets U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, upon his arrival on Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, flies in a UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter over Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013.   DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, shakes hands with a UH-60 crew chief  at the International Security Assistance Force headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command, talks with U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Afghan army Gen. Sher Mohammad Karimi arrive at the Ministry of Defense in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, center, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets with U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., left, International Security Assistance Force commander, and U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command, in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III, commander of U.S. Central Command, center, and U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., commander of the International Security Assistance Force, talk in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Afghan army Gen. Sher Mohammad Karimi, right, chief of the Afghan army's general staff, introduces U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, to Afghan soldiers in Kabul, Afghanistan, Apr. 6, 2013.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, meets with Afghan army Gen. Sher Mohammad Karimi, left foreground, chief of the Afghan army's general staff, in Kabul, Afghanistan, Apr. 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, second from right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., third from right, commander of the International Security Assistance Force, and members of their staff meet with Afghan army Gen. Sher Mohammad Karimi, second from left, chief of the Afghan army's general staff, in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • Afghan Defense Minister Bismullah Khan Mohammadi and U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, shake hands in Bagram, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., commander of the International Security Assistance Force, talk at the force's headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, April 6, 2013.  DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen