Images: Sangin: transforming insurgent hotbed into safe haven [Image 2 of 5]
Photo by Sgt. Earnest J. Barnes
A soldier with the Afghan National Army’s Cashf Tolai, 4th Kandak, 2nd Brigade, 215th Corps, hands out humanitarian-assistance supplies like rice, cooking oil, hygiene items, and blankets to Upper Sangin Valley residents after a shura, or meeting, the tolai hosted. The ANA began taking the initiative during patrols this summer and are building confidence and trust in local residents.
Date Posted:01.29.2012 05:29
Location:PATROL BASE ALCATRAZ, HELMAND PROVINCE, AF