Images: Afghan National Security Force senior leaders visit southern California [Image 7 of 56]
The commanding general of I Marine Expeditionary Force (Forward), Maj. Gen. Charles M. Gurganus (right) and the I MEF (Fwd) deputy commanding general, Royal Artillery Brig. Stuart Skeates (left) pose with Major Gen. Sayed Malouk, the corps commander for the Afghan National Army 215 Corps at Camp Pendleton, Nov. 30. A delegation of five senior ranking Afghan military and police leaders came to southern California to see how their U.S. counterparts train and work. The visit is also a way to build relationships and trust to lay groundwork for further progress during I MEF (Fwd)'s upcoming deployment.