U.S. Soldiers Provide Security at U.S. Consulate in Herat City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Pfc. Dervin Checorodriguez signals halt to the driver of a mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle at an entry control point to the U.S. Consulate in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. Checorodriguez is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green
  • U.S. soldiers provide security inside a mine-resistant, ambush-protected vehicle at an entry control point to the U.S. Consulate in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. The soldiers, assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team, provide security to the consulate. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green
  • U.S. Army Cpl. Jonathan Smith reacts to potential direct fire at the U.S. Consulate in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. Smith is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green
  • U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Sean Allison, left, and U.S. Army Pfc. Timothy Hoover provide security on the roof of the U.S. Consulate in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. Allison and Hoover are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Tyler Hastings scans the local area through binoculars at a U.S. Consulate security point in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. Hastings is assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green
  • U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Sean Allison, left, and U.S. Army Pfc. Ryan Skeffington provide security on the roof of the U.S. Consulate in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. Allison and Skeffington are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green
  • U.S. Army 1st Sgt. Sean Allison, left, and U.S. Army Pfc. Ryan Skeffington provide security on the roof of the U.S. Consulate in Herat city in Afghanistan’s Herat province, Sept. 19, 2013. Allison and Skeffington are assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat Team. U.S. Army photo by Spc. Ryan D. Green