U.S. Troops Provide Security During Meeting With Provincial Governor in Farah City

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Capt. Jeremiah Gebhart, left, and Italian army Capt. Mario D'Angelo, right, participate in a pre-mission brief on Forward Operating Base Farah before departing for a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. Coalition leaders met with the provincial governor to address ongoing issues and future plans. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Sgt. William Russell, right, maintains security as he and U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, left, commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, arrive for a meeting with the provincial governor in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army 1st Lt. Ryan Schulte maintains rooftop security during a leadership meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb.  7, 2013. Schulte is a security force platoon leader with Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, right, listens as Mohammed Akram Khpalwak, Farah provincial governor, reviews plans for an upcoming event in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. McCray is commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Spc. Joseph Gonzalez maintains perimeter security during a meeting at the Farah provincial governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. Gonzalez is assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Army Spc. Joseph Gonzalez communicates with the driver of his tactical vehicle upon returning to base after completing a mission in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. Gonzalez is a security force team member for Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup
  • U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, far right, talks with troops during a post-mission briefing following a leadership meeting in Farah City, Afghanistan, Feb. 7, 2013. McCray is the commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah. U.S. Navy photo by Lt. j.g. Matthew Stroup