Monday, August 9, 2010

Pictures from Afghanistan

Do you like how creative my titles are? :) The creative juices don't flow much these days but I'll work on it.
Castle built by Alexander the Great after his army came from Greece and conquered Afghanistan enroute to India. It's in the middle of the city and dominates the landscape.

Typical lunch in the Police DFAC - bread, rice, chicken, okra and watermelon. MMMM tastes good.

James in the center of a battlefield circulation with the chief of police.


Shura or meeting of village elders talking about security

ANP  (Afghan National Police) graduating from the Police Training Center James helps run

ANP graduates oath of office - one hand on a AK47 and the other on a Koran