Tag Archives: Counterinsurgency

U.S. Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray, commanding officer of Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah, shakes hands with members of the Farah provincial council following a meeting at the governor's compound in Farah City, Afghanistan, Apr. 11, 2013. U.S. Consul General Jillian Burns and PRT leadership met with the Farah provincial council and other leaders to express condolences for the previous week's terrorist attack in Farah City and to review damage caused to government buildings. (U.S. Navy photo by Chief Petty Officer Josh Ives/Released)

Navy Cmdr. Louis McCray highlights the efforts of sailors assigned to Provincial Reconstruction Team Farah as they build a brighter future for Afghan citizens.
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By Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Chris Fahey, NATO Training Mission Afghanistan From www.af.mil KABUL, Afghanistan (AFNS) – In the Afghanistan government’s continued effort to independently battle counterinsurgency, a new tool will be added to their arsenal designed to allow versatility, reconnaissance and precision …
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Story by Master Sgt. Paul Hughes From NATO Training Mission Afghanistan TARIN KOWT, Afghanistan – A dozen Afghan National Policemen stand in front of the room. They all wear signs with strings around the backs of their necks. One says “ANP,” another …
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We recently held a DoDLive Bloggers Roundtable with Col. Chadwick W. Clark, director, COIN Training Center Afghanistan, NATO Training Mission – Afghanistan/Combined Security Transition Command – Afghanistan, on Tuesday, Oct. 26. Col. Clark discussed the Counterinsurgency Training Center – Afghanistan …
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In the AFPS podcast for September 9: A recap of visits to Afghanistan by top U.S. defense officials including Secretary of Defense, Robert Gates; Army Gen. David Petraeus, the Commander of U.S. and NATO forces in Afghanistan clarified the counterinsurgency …
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