U.S. Troops Provide Security, Attend Meetings in Farah City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Sgt. Justin Southwick, center right, gives a convoy mission brief to Farah team troops before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting with the director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Southwick is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.
  • U.S. Army Spc. Luke Pierson mans the gunner's turret of a tactical vehicle before departing Forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting with the director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Pierson is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.
  • U.S. Army Cpt. Jennifer Leathers, right, and U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jeremy Fogt, left, greet Manan Matin, center, director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock during a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Fogt is the commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, and Leathers is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.
  • Manan Matin, left, director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock. speaks with U.S. Army Cpt. Jennifer Leathers, center, and U.S. Navy Cmdr. Jeremy Fogt, right, during a meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Fogt is the commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, and Leathers is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Justin Southwick drinks tea while observing his security force personnel during a meeting with the director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Southwick is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.
  • U.S. Navy Lt. j.g Matthew Harvie, left, greets Farah prosecutors outside the courthouse for a meeting with the Farah chief justice in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Harvie is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Justin Southwick provides security from a second floor window of a courthouse during a meeting with the director of agriculture, irrigation and livestock in Farah City, Afghanistan, June 25, 2013. Southwick is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Army photo by Command Sgt. Maj. Concordio Borja Jr.