FOB Ghazni Celebrates Polish Army Day

GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan – Polish soldiers salute as their flag is raised during the Polish Army Day ceremony at Forward Operating Base Ghazni Aug. 14. The ceremony commemorated The Battle of Warsaw, which marked Poland’s independence from the Soviets. FOB Ghazni is home to the Polish Task Force White Eagle. (Photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. JT May III, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team Public Affairs)

First Time Visit With A Tribal Elder From Sakhozi Village

GHAZNI PROVINCE, Afghanistan– U.S. Army Capt. Anthony Evanego, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team civil affairs member, speaks with a tribal elder from Sakhozi village Aug 5. The village is located in Ghazni province, and this was the first time the PRT has visited. PRT members were able to gather vital information to better assess the village’s needs and display a positive presence. Evanego is originally from Freehold, N.J., and deployed to Forward Operating Base Ghazni. (Photo by U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. J.T. May III, Ghazni Provincial Reconstruction Team Public Affairs)