13 Jun '18, 6pm

Assistance Brigade Adds ‘Extensive Tactical Depth’ in Afghanistan, Commander Says https://t.co/uXQntAyLbl

Assistance Brigade Adds ‘Extensive Tactical Depth’ in Afghanistan, Commander Says https://t.co/uXQntAyLbl

Assistance Brigade Adds ‘Extensive Tactical Depth’ in Afghanistan, Commander Says June 13, 2018 News By Lisa Ferdinando | Contact Author DoD News, Defense Media Activity WASHINGTON -- Nearing its 100th day of its deployment in Afghanistan, the highly trained and specialized 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade for the NATO Resolute Support mission is seeing results, the brigade’s commander said today. Army Sgt. Christian Ladd, a combat medic assigned to 2nd Battalion, 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade, and two Afghan soldiers wait for an Mi-17 helicopter to land, May 8, 2018, during a medical evacuation exercise hosted by soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 1st Security Forces Assistance Brigade at Regional Military Training Center-Kandahar in Kandahar, Afghanistan. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Neysa Canfield 180508-A-WA772-008 Army Sgt. Christian Ladd, a combat medic assign...

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