Images: Soldiers patrol Maywand district, meet with locals [Image 5 of 14]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Justin Weaver
Lt. Col. Reik Andersen, 1st Battalion, 12th Infantry Regiment commander, meets a village elder's children, July 17, in the Maywand District. Andersen spoke with the village elder about his concerns, needs and whether or not the Taliban had been operating in the area.