May, 2012

May 2, 2012

President Obama speaks to troops on Bagram Air Field

BAGRAM, Afghanistan (May 2, 2012) — President Barack Obama made a surprise appearance on Bagram Air Field to speak with U.S. troops stationed here during his trip to Afghanistan, May 2.

May 1, 2012

PRT Laghman closes, Afghan district ready to stand on own

METHAR LAM, Afghanistan (April 30, 2012) — After nearly seven years of working with the local community in the Laghman Province of Afghanistan, Provincial Reconstruction Team Laghman is closing up shop and handing the reins over to the Afghan people in the district.