Video: ABP Training at FOB Gardez - Interviews
Video by Spc. Tanangachi Mfuni
Interviews about training classes offered to 2nd Zone Afghan Border Police at Forward Operating Base Gardez. Here Afghan Border Police members can take intelligence, medic and leader development courses, among other classes to enhance their training. While many of the courses are Afghan taught they are made possible by the soldiers of the 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry, Special Troops Battalion out of Ft. Knox, Ky. The 3-1 BSTB provide the logistical and tactical support necessary for the 2nd Zone Afghan Border Police to do their jobs better. The result has been a cooperative mentorship between the 2nd Zone ABP and the 3-1 BSTB resulting in the training of more than 800 ABP in 2011. Soundbites include LTC. Ryan Janovic - Battalion Commander, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Special Troops Battalion, (3-1 BSTB), Akron, OH., SFC. Brian Post - Assistant Operations Sergeant, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Special Troops Battalion, (3-1 BSTB), Golden, IL., CPT. Matthew Terry - Company Commander, HHC, 3rd Brigade, 1st Infantry Special Troops Battalion, (3-1 BSTB), Tulsa, OK., 3rd LT. Zabi Allah - Commander, 3rd Koi Quick Reaction Force, 2nd Zone Afghan Border Police. Produced by Spc. Tanangachi Mfuni. Also available in High Definition.