Audio: Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Rice
Audio by 1st Lt. Maryjane Porter
Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Rice, from Fairbanks, Alaska, talks to a KFBX-AM reporter in Fairbanks, Alaska, about his duties as an agricultural coordinator assisting U.S. government agencies working in Iraq, the U.S. military role of supporting the Iraqi forces and Iraqi Department of State in an advise-and-assist capacity and the long-term goals of the Iraqi people and government. Sgt. 1st Class Rice is a member of 322nd Civil Affairs Brigade, out of Honolulu, HI, which is attached to 1st Infantry Division, out of Ft. Riley, Kan.