U.S. Troops Provide Security During Meeting in Farah City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. Thaddeus Hendershot, left foreground, conducts a mission brief before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting with the director of information and culture in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Hendershot is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. Team members met with the provincial director  to discuss ongoing communication efforts in Farah province and to deliver cameras to area journalists. The International Center for Journalists donated the cameras. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe provides security upon arrival at the directorate of information and culture offices for a meeting in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup carries a box of donated cameras to a meeting with the director of information and culture in his offices in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, left, and Jim Otwell, right, an U.S. Agency for International Development field program officer with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, talk with Lal Mohammed Bahari, second from left, Farah provincial director of information and culture, during a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, is assigned to the reconstruction team.
 U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Thaxal Potter provides security during a meeting at the directorate of information and culture offices in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Potter is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, left, discusses communications planning and social networking with Lal Mohammed Bahari, Farah provincial director of information and culture, during a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, left, presents a video camera donated by the International Center for Journalists to Lal Mohammed Bahari, Farah provincial director of information and culture, during a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Thaddeus Hendershot provides security next to a staircase during a meeting at the directorate of information and culture offices in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Hendershot is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe greets a Farah elder as he walks by during a meeting at the directorate of information and culture offices in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe, left, talks with U.S. Army Spc. Joseph Henry during a meeting at the directorate of information and culture offices in Farah city, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, and Henry, are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Thaxal Potter, left, provides security as U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, right, and other troops depart the directorate of information and culture offices following a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, and Potter are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup, right, conducts a mission debrief on Forward Operating Base Farah following a meeting at the directorate of information and culture in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 10, 2013. Stroup, a public affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives