Breedlove Attends Historic Afghan Graduation for Females in Kandahar

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip M. Breedlove, left, NATO's supreme allied commander for Europe and commander of U.S. European Command, greets Afghan Brig. Gen. Nasrullah Zarifi, commander of one of the largest police training centers in Afghanistan, at the Joint Regional Afghan National Police Center in the country's Kandahar province, Jan. 9, 2014. Breedlove attended the graduation of the first all-female Afghan students from the national basic patrolman’s course. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Antony S. Lee
  • U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip M. Breedlove, NATO's supreme allied commander for Europe and commander of U.S. European Command, addresses U.S. and Australian troops on Forward Operating Base Lindsey in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Jan. 9, 2014.  U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Antony S. Lee)
  • U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Paul J. LaCamera, commander of Regional Command South and the 4th Infantry Division, speaks at the graduation of the first all-female Afghan students from national basic patrolman's course at the Joint Regional Afghan National Police Center in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Jan. 9, 2014.  U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Mariah Best
  • One of the first all-female Afghan graduates from the national basic patrolman's course holds a graduation certificate at the Joint Regional Afghan National Police Center in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Jan. 9, 2014, as U.S. and Afghan leaders applaud.  U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Mariah Best
  • U.S. Air Force Gen. Philip M. Breedlove, NATO's supreme allied commander for Europe and commander of U.S. European Command, shakes the hand of a graduating female Afghan national police recruit during a graduation at the Joint Regional Afghan National Police Center in Afghanistan's Kandahar province, Jan. 9, 2014.  U.S. Army photo by Cpl. Mariah Best