Tag Archives: Afghanistan

By Staff Sgt. Mark Shrewsbury, 4th Brigade Combat Team From 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs Units consistently train with their counterparts from the Afghan National Army and the Afghan Uniformed Police.  The goal?  To search local villages in the Khowst Province, …
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A training scenario is set up during a local operational readiness exercise on Kadena Air Base, March 14, 2012. It’€™s important for Airman to continue training in case of real world contingencies; they feel confident in their abilities. (U.S. Air …
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Video from AFN Afghanistan Everyday Combat Medics do amazing things in Afghanistan, and according to SFC Andre Pegues it takes a certain amount of passion for the job. Pegues has been a medic for eighteen years and a flight medica …
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Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan-Afghan Airforce firefighters prepare their firefighting gear prior a firefighting training mission which showcased recently certified AAF firefighters putting out live fires as well as rescuing and aiding training dummies. The AAF firefighters were trained bysoldiers from the …
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Story by Sgt. James Mercure From Regional Command Southwest COMBAT OUTPOST PENNSYLVANIA, Afghanistan – If someone saw how fierce Sgt. Phil Farmer is during a firefight, they would never guess he only has one fully functioning lung. Farmer is a squad leader …
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