Images: Marines teach martial arts to Afghan police [Image 1 of 5]
Sgt. Jesus Nivar, left, a Marine Corps Martial Arts Program instructor trainer, acts the role of an enemy combatant and attacks his student, a member of Washir District Governor Daoud Mohammar's security detail, while a fellow Afghan policeman observes. Nivar and Staff Sgt. Jeffrey Cochran, a program instructor, spent an afternoon on Camp Leatherneck, Nov. 29, coaching two Afghan policemen on basic martial arts stances, strikes and counters to better prepare then to defend the district governor.
Date Posted:12.02.2011 02:26
Location:CAMP LEATHERNECK, AF