Images: International Security Assistance Force, Afghan leaders meet in Delaram, Farah province [Image 10 of 14]
(From left to right) U.S. Marine Lt. Col. David L. Odom escorts International Security Assistance Force commander U.S. Army Gen. David D. McKiernan and Maj. Gen. Mart de Kruif around Forward Operating Base Delaram, Farah province, Afghanistan, April 17, 2009. McKiernan and key leaders from ISAF and Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force-Afghanistan met with Afghan officials and community leaders in Delaram to discuss the progress of ongoing operations and the future of Afghanistan. The Marines of 3rd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment (Reinforced), the ground combat element of SPMAGTF-A, have been working alongside Afghan officials and security forces in the area to provide security and services for the Afghan people. De Kruif is the commander of ISAF's Regional Command South. Odom is the commanding officer of 3/8.
Date Posted:04.22.2009 05:58