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

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. troops await a mission brief before departing forward Operating Base Farah for a meeting with the Farah provincial council at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. The soldiers are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Robert Wolfe, left, walks beside U.S. Consul General Jillian Burns upon arriving at the site of a meeting with the Farah provincial council at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. Wolfe, a platoon leader, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. The consul general and reconstruction team members met with the Farah provincial council and other leaders to express condolences for a recent terrorist attack in Farah City and to assess damage to government buildings. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Thaxal Potter provides rooftop security during a meeting with the Farah provincial council at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. Potter is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Consul General Jillian Burns, fourth from left, talks with Hajji Bashir Khan, right, head of the Farah provincial council, while U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, left, and Ray Sudweeks, second from left, U.S. State Department senior civilian representative in Farah, listen during a meeting at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. McCray is the commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Thaddaeus Hendershot provides security outside the provincial governor's office during a meeting with the Farah provincial council at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. Hendershot is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Sgt. Thaddaeus Hendershot provides rooftop security during a meeting with the Farah provincial council at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. Hendershot is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Capt. Jacob Estrada, left, and U.S. Navy Lt. Ronnie Mojzis walk down a staircase in the Farah provincial governor's office building after assessing damage during a meeting with the Farah provincial council in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. Estrada, a security force commander, and Mojzis, an engineer, are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Thaxal Potter provides rooftop security during a meeting with the Farah provincial council at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, April 11, 2013. Potter is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives