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Marines Train Afghan National Police Officers

Marines train Afghan National Police officers on new M16A2 rifles at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 14-17, 2017. Photos by Marine Corps Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
An Afghan National Police officer names each part of an M16A2 assault rifle
An Afghan National Police officer identifies parts of an M16A2 assault rifle during an M16 class at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 15, 2017. The Afghan National Police received new M16A2s, replacing their AK-47s, and learned the basics of identifying parts, weapons maintenance and how to conduct a funct ...More
A U.S. Marine shows Afghan National police officers how to disassemble and clean the bolt on an M16.
A Marine, center, shows Afghan National Police officers how to disassemble and clean an M16 bolt during a class at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 15, 2017. The Marine is an advisor assigned to Task Force Southwest. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
A U.S. Marine shows Afghan National police officers how to reassemble the M16A2 assault rifle.
A Marine shows Afghan National Police officers how to reassemble newly received M16A2 assault rifles during a class at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 15, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
A U.S. Marine advisor observes an Afghan National Police officer disassembles and reassembles a newly received M16A2.
A Marine advisor observes an Afghan National Police officer disassembles and reassembles a newly received M16A2 assault rifle during a class at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 15, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
A U.S. Marine shows Afghan National police officers how to perform a functions check on an M16A2.
A Marine, center, shows Afghan National Police officers how to perform a function check on an M16A2 assault rifle at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 15, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
Marines show Afghan National police officers how to disassemble their new M16A2 assault rifles.
Marines show Afghan National Police officers how to disassemble their new M16A2 assault rifles to clean them at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 16, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
A U.S. Marine performs a step-by-step to show the Afghan National police trainees how to reassemble the bolt in an M16A2.
A Marine performs a step-by-step demonstration to show Afghan National Police trainees how to reassemble the bolt in an M16A2 assault rifle at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 16, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
Marine advisors observe an Afghan National police officer reassembling an M16A2 assault rifle
Marine advisors observe an Afghan National Police officer reassembling an M16A2 assault rifle during a class at Bost Airport in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan, Aug. 17, 2017. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Justin T. Updegraff
An Afghan National Police officer names each part of an M16A2 assault rifle
A U.S. Marine shows Afghan National police officers how to disassemble and clean the bolt on an M16.
A U.S. Marine shows Afghan National police officers how to reassemble the M16A2 assault rifle.
A U.S. Marine advisor observes an Afghan National Police officer disassembles and reassembles a newly received M16A2.
A U.S. Marine shows Afghan National police officers how to perform a functions check on an M16A2.
Marines show Afghan National police officers how to disassemble their new M16A2 assault rifles.
A U.S. Marine performs a step-by-step to show the Afghan National police trainees how to reassemble the bolt in an M16A2.
Marine advisors observe an Afghan National police officer reassembling an M16A2 assault rifle