Kabul event brings together EODs from throughout Afghanistan
Explosive ordnance disposal technicians from the Afghan National Army, Afghan National Police and the National Directorate of Security look on as Gen. Mohammad Anwar Paigham, the Ministry of the Interior Engineering Director, thanks them for risking their lives in the fight against improvised explosive devices and unexploded ordnance. More than 120 EODs were gathered for the five-day event, where participants exchanged ideas and discussed best practices for combatting explosives throughout Afghanistan. (U.S. military photo by Lt. Charity Edgar/Released)