U.S., Afghan Leaders Prepare for Elections on Forward Operating Base Thunder

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Spc. Eddie Bravo provides security during an election meeting on Forward Operating Base Thunder in Afghanistan's Paktia province, April 2, 2014. Bravo is assigned to the 10th Mountain Division's Company C, 2nd Battalion, 87th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team. Military leaders met to discuss how security forces would prepare for the upcoming Afghan national election. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, center, commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, greets Afghan army Maj. Gen. Mohammad Yaftali, commander of the 203rd Corps, on Forward Operating Base Thunder in Afghanistan's Paktia province, April 2, 2014. Military leaders met to discuss how security forces would prepare for the upcoming Afghan national election. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, second from left, commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, and Afghan army Maj. Gen. Mohammad Yaftali, commander of the 203rd Corps, discuss the upcoming election on Forward Operating Base Thunder in Afghanistan's Paktia province, April 2, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, right, commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, presents a gift to Afghan army Maj. Gen. Mohammad Yaftali, commander of the 203rd Corps, on Forward Operating Base Thunder in Afghanistan's Paktia province, April 2, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry
  • U.S. Army Lt. Gen. Joseph Anderson, right, commander of the International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, wraps up an election meeting with Afghan army Maj. Gen. Mohammad Yaftali, commander of the 203rd Corps on Forward Operating Base Thunder in Afghanistan's Paktia province, April 2, 2014. U.S. Army photo by Capt. John Landry