Archive: May, 2012

May 2, 2012

Face of Defense: Dog Handler enjoys responsibilities

TREK NAWA, Afghanistan (May 2, 2012) — Many children beg their parents for a dog. The floppy ears and wagging tail seem to attract children to man’s best friend. But many parents know that caring for a dog means a lot of responsibility, training and effort.

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.