U.S. Troops Attend Meeting in Lash-e Juwayn, Farah Province

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • An employee of the Farah directorate of agriculture, irrigation and livestock lines up with U.S. troops before boarding onto a CH-47 Chinook helicopter to travel to a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn, Farah province, Afghanistan, Jan. 24, 2013. The U.S. troops are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, whose members met to discuss an irrigation project. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. troops and employees of the Farah Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock sit inside a CH-47 Chinook helicopter before taking off for a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Spc. Matt Cullen, left, adjusts his gear while seated inside a CH-47 Chinook helicopter before taking off for a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. Cullen is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U. S. Army Spcs. Eric Saum, left, Cristian Loera, center, and U.S. Army Pfc. Joshua Reitz, right, patrol to the site of a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. Saum, Loera, and Reitz are assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Baudin, center, takes a break with fellow team members while patroling to the site of a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afganistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. Baudin is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • Abdul Manan Matin, standing center, head of the Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock, addresses members of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah and local leaders, during a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Pfc. Daniel Longacre, right, maintains perimeter security at the site of a meeting, while two Afghan boys look on in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. Longacre is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Roderick Cooper, left, takes roll call before the arrival of a CH-47 Chinook helicopter at the conclusion of a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. Cooper is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. troops and employees of the Farah Directorate of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock board a CH-47 Chinook helicopter after a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives
  • U.S. Army Capt. Garrett McAdams, center, talks to team members during a mission debrief on Forward Operating Base Farah, after a meeting in Lash-e Juwayn in Afghanistan's Farah province, Jan. 24, 2013. McAdams, a civil affairs officer, is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives