Images: Tour of Central Training Facility [Image 8 of 22]
Photo by Chief Petty Officer Julian Carroll
Lt. Gen. William B. Caldwell IV, left, commander NATO Training Mission – Afghanistan, and U.S. Senator Lisa Murkowski talk with Brig. Gen. Carmelo Burgio, commander Combined Training Advisory Group – Police, during a tour of the Central Training Facility, Kabul, Jan. 9, 2010. Murkowski was joined by Senators Roger F. Wicker, Mitch McConnell and Mike Crapo and Rep. Michael Castle for a visit to CTC and other facilities in the area. The Congressional delegation received briefings from CTC, NATO Training Mission-Afghanistan, and International Security Assistance Force senior leadership and met with Afghan national police officers while in the Kabul area. The mission of NTM-A is to train the Afghan national security forces and enhance the government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan's ability to achieve a stable and secure country.