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Red Bull stories from Afghanistan, July 2011 > November 2010:

July •  June •  May •  April •  March •  February •  January •  December •  November



July 2011: 10 stories, and they have come home!

20 Jul 2011, Task Force Thunderbird:
TF Red Bulls [2nd Bde Cmbt Team] transfer authority to
TF Thunderbird [45th Inf Bde Cmbt Team].

17 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Redhorse [1-113th Cav] transfers authority,
speaks about accomplishments in Parwan Province.

16 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Incoming ISAF commander visits RC-East.

7 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF [1-133rd Inf] Ironman leaders reflect on Afghanistan tour
before transferring authority to TF Ponca [1-179th Inf, 45th Inf Div].

6 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] describe experience at Bad Pech.

4 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Fiedler brothers [of 1-133rd Inf] serve half century with Iowa National Guard.

2 Jul 2011, Task Force Redhorse:
Multinational training team [including 1-113th Cav] teaches ANP recruits.

2 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Kalagush Soldiers [and 1-133rd Inf] patrol known IED route.

2 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Chaplain [Michael Willer of 1-133rd Inf] gives final sermon from Afghanistan.

2 Jul 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Washington ANG [116th AirSuppOps] guide air strikes
and turn tide [for 1-133rd Inf] during major battle.



June 2011: 23 stories.

30 Jun 2011, Task Force Thunderbird:
ANSF gain tactical operations and investigation techniques at Bagram Airfield
[with reference to 2nd BCT].

28 Jun 2011, Task Force Falcon:
Aviation Soldiers [and 1-113th Cav] provide humanitarian aid to Afghan girls school.

26 Jun 2011, 210th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment:
Two Brothers, Two Valleys Gingrich brothers [of 1-133rd Inf] answer call to serve.

25 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] fight their largest battle since WWII.

25 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Company [A, 1-133rd Inf] completes final patrols of deployment.

23 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[1-133rd Inf] Red Bulls complete successful tour at COP Najil.

23 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Fallen U.S. Army Spc. Robert L. Voakes remembered.
[Voakes served with 164th MP Co, attached to 1-133rd Inf.]

23 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Fallen U.S. Army Sgt. Devin A. Snyder remembered.
[Snyder served with 164th MP Co, attached to 1-133rd Inf.]

23 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
U.S. Army Military Police remember Sgt. Joshua D. Powell.
[Powell served with 164th MP Co, attached to 1-133rd Inf.]

23 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
U.S. Army Sgt. Christopher Bell remembered by fellow MPs.
[Bell served with 164th MP Co, attached to 1-133rd Inf.]

20 Jun 2011, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Afghan-American woman [supporting 1-168th Inf] first to receive Valor Award.

20 Jun 2011, Task Force Duke:
[1-168th Inf] Soldiers provide security during Operation Ruby Ridge.

18 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ANSF, Ironman [1-133rd Inf] stand fast: Forces bring security to Laghman's newest district.

16 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Coalition forces [2nd BCT} foster relations between Afghan, U.S. students.

16 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[1-113th Cav] Soldier takes bullet to helmet, walks away unscathed.

10 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Ironman truck drivers [1-133rd Inf] perform wartime delivery on Blackhawk.

8 Jun 2011, Kunar Provincial Reconstruction Team:
US Ambassador [Karl Eikenberry] visits Kunar, praises progress.
[The 734th Agribusiness Development Team was involved.]

6 Jun 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Panjshir school children learn about rule of law [supported by Task Force Red Bulls].

6 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Communications Soldiers [1-133rd Inf] keep Red Bulls talking.

5 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[Army National] Guard CSM visits [1-113rd Cav] troops in Afghanistan.

4 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Operation Care [334th Bde Spt Bn] donates goods to Afghans, Soldiers.

4 Jun 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[Combat Outpost] Dand Patan [334th Bde Spt Bn, 1-168th Inf] cooks keep it hot.

2 Jun 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
U.S. Ambassador praises National Guard ADTs.



May 2011: 17 stories.

31 May 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Panjshir ANP first to graduate CSI training [supported by Task Force Red Bulls].

31 May 2011, Kunar Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Kunar PRT helps young women learn food preservation skills.
[with a reference to 358th Medical Detachment assigned to the
734th Agribusiness Development Team.]


21 May 2011, Task Force Duke:
TF Lethal Company [F, 1-168 Inf] fuels the fight.

17 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowans [West Middle School, Sioux City] donate [through 1-113 Cav] to Afghan orphanage.

17 May 2011, 2-45th Agribusiness Development Team:
Afghan, U.S. [1-168 Inf] partnership increases security in Paktya.

15 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Redhorse [1-113 Cav], ANP conduct joint patrol.

15 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ETT [2nd BCT Embedded Training Team] improves ANP facilities, abilities.

14 May 2011, Task Force Lethal:
Increased cooperation between locals, military [1-168 Inf] leads to several caches.

14 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Troop B [1-113 Cav] provides security through the night.

9 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Redhorse [1-113th Cav] brings training, confidence to ANP.

8 May 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT completes canal projects for 18 villages.

8 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls, 982nd Combat Camera:
TF Red Bulls [2nd BCT] conduct foot patrol through Bagram.

7 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Panjshir ANP officers [supported by Panjshir Embedded Training Team, 2nd BCT]
prove their checkpoint operations skills.

6 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[Panjshir] PRT opens all girl school in Dara District.
[The Panshir Provincial Reconstruction Team is under command of the 2nd BGT.

6 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
U.S. forces [1-113rd Cav] train Afghan Police in firing fundamentals.

2 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[Kentucky ADT with 832nd Engr Co and 1-113th Cav] facilitates Bagram women's shura.

1 May 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Afghan, Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] medics work together, save soldier's life.



April 2011: 33 stories.

30 April 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Panjshir ETT [TF Red Bulls Embedded Training Team] assists Afghan investigation.

29 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Assistant secretaries visit forward troops [2nd BCT], talk budget cuts, manpower.

28 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Task Force [Cacti, No Slack] commanders visit Iowa [734th] ADT demo farm.

28 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT saves Afghan man's eyesight.

28 Apr 2011, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Afghan National Army provides medical care to populace.
[mentions optometrist Capt. Benjamin Uhl, Sioux City IA, 591st Medical Logistics Unit]

27 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Redhorse Soldiers [1-113rd Cav] mourn loss of fallen hero [S/Sgt James A. Justice].
[Also killed was pilot CWO2 Terry L. Barnadore, 10th Cmbt Av Bde, 10th Mtn Div.]

27 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT helps youths get orchard training.

25 Apr 2011, Task Force Lethal:
TF Lethal [1-168th Inf], ANSF distribute 6,000 donated coats to rural Afghans.

25 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
USAF Prime BEEF engineers [supporting 1-133rd Inf] build up
eastern Afghanistan one COP at a time.

25 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[1-113th Cav] Guardsmen use civilian skills to build new JDOC.

23 Apr 2011, 2-45th Agribusiness Development Team:
Bazaar cleanup [1-168th Inf, 2-45th ADT] improves relations, security.

22 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Afghan women benefit from [734th] ADT-sponsored sewing project.

22 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT reaches out to small farm owners.

22 Apr 2011, Task Force Lethal:
[1-168th Inf] Operation Rainbow Valley prevents insurgent movement through Paktya.

22 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT drives Kunar rabies control efforts.

21 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Friends in high places: Company D [1-133rd Inf] checks on ANA observation posts.

19 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Company [D, 1-133rd Inf] builds relationship with Afghans through supplies.

19 Apr 2011, Task Force Lethal:
[1-168th Inf] Medic steps up, saves Afghans' lives.

17 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Company D [1-133 Inf] fights through ambush in Tengay Mountain Valley.

16 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Joint effort [with 2nd BCT] opens Parwan Operations Coordination Center.

13 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Fill 'er up! Fuelers [Task Force Phoenix] keep vehicles, aircraft on the go.
E Co., 310th Task Force Phoenix supports 2nd BCT.

13 Apr 2011, Parwan Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Koreans [Parwan PRT with 1-113th Cav] train Afghans in police skills.

13 Apr 2011, Regional Command East :
New sniper rifle fielded at Bagram.
Photo shows S/Sgt Dennis Long, 2/34th Brigade Special Troops Bn.

10 Apr 2011, Task Forces Red Bulls, Ironman:
Operation Promethium Puma, Part 1 of 3:
Coalition [1-133rd Inf], ANA soldiers uncover weapons caches in Galuch Valley.

11 Apr 2011, Task Forces Red Bulls, Ironman:
Operation Promethium Puma, Part 2 of 3:
[1-133rd Inf, ANA] battling the elements.

12 Apr 2011, Task Forces Red Bulls, Ironman:
Operation Promethium Puma, Part 3 of 3:
[1-133rd Inf, ANA found] 'the mother lode'.

12 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Red Bulls [1-113th Cav] search villages for weapons caches.

7 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf, 1-113th Cav], ANA sweep Galuch Valley, establish joint security center.

7 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[Republic of Korea] PRT donates 8 ambulances to Parwan.
[The ROK PRT is attached to 2nd BCT]

3 Apr 2011, Task Force Phoenix:
TF Phoenix supports largest air assault [2nd BCT] in RC-East.

2 Apr 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Kunar celebrates Farmer's Day with Iowa [734th] ADT.

2 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Commander witnesses CJTF-101's largest Afghanistan air assault mission [2nd BCT].

2 Apr 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ANA, coalition forces [2nd BCT] work side by side during Operation Bull Whip.



March 2011: 26 stories.

28 Mar 2011, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Afghan, coalition forces [1-168th Inf] join in New Year celebration.

27 Mar 2011, Bagram Media Center:
ANA, French and U.S. [1-113th Cav] conduct joint patrol.

26 Mar 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Kunar veterinarians praise Iowa [734th] ADT programs.

26 Mar 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT practices fiscal vigilance on canal project.

23 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
832nd Engineers search Sanghar Valley routes for IEDs.

23 Mar 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Young Afghan pros help Iowa [734th] ADT enhance agricultural efforts.

19 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[1-133rd Inf] Medic demonstrates bone-injection procedure on roommate.

19 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
[1-133rd Inf] Searching for clues in Wardachi.

19 Mar 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Afghan police, U.S. military [TF Red Bulls Embedded Training Team] bond at Panjshir range.

18 Mar 2011, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
New ANCOP facility bolsters security in Zormat [mentions 1-168th Inf].

16 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Red Bulls [334th Bde Supp Bn] forward repair station keeps Soldiers rolling.

15 Mar 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Kunar [734th] ADT, PRT team up for rabies education.

14 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
80 Afghans begin Korean Vo-tech program [Republic of Korea Provincial Reconstruction Team].

14 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowa Guardsman [PFC Scott Suhr, 1-133rd Inf] keeps professional fighting dream alive while deployed.

14 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Respected platoon sergeant [SFC Patrick Ihns, 1-133rd Inf] to end 25-year career with deployment.

12 Mar 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Panjshir residents attend PRT's construction workshop.
Photo shows USAF 2LT Phil Compton, Doty WA, attached(?) to Red Bulls.

12 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls Soldiers [1-133rd Inf] help protect Afghanistan border.

11 Mar 2011, Kunar Provincial Reconstruction Team:
PRT, [734th Agribusiness Development Team] women help celebrate Women's Day in Kunar.

10 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Soldier [1-133rd Inf] improves his home away from home - Torkham Gate.

16 Mar 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa [734th] ADT helps orchard spring from rocky field.

9 Mar 2011, Task Force Redhorse:
Multinational team [1-113th Cav, Korean PRT] trains ANP.
This release indicates that the Korean Provincial Reconstruction Team
is under command of our 2nd Brigade Combat Team.


7 Mar 2011, Task Force Archer:
Med team [334 Bde Supp Bn] leaves Kabul for remote base [1-133rd Inf] in Nuristan.

5 Mar 2011, Task Force Lethal:
Tip leads ANA, coalition [1-168th Inf] to weapons cache in Paktya.

5 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Red Bulls [1-113th Cav] donates back packs to Bagram Girls' School.

5 Mar 2011, Task Force Archer:
Serving together in the Iowa National Guard: A family affair.
Waldons and Corbett, Corells, Sward and Lanz

5 Mar 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Service members, civilians celebrate Black History Month.
Mentions SGT Harold Dudley, Des Moines IA, 334th Bde Supp Bn



February 2011: 29 stories.

28 Feb 2011, Task Force Lethal:
ANA, TF Lethal [1-168th Inf] conduct joint operation in Zormat.

26 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ANSF step it up in Koh-e Sofi with TF Redhorse [1-113th Cav].

25 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Ironman Soldiers [1-133rd Inf] share experiences with Afghan journalists.

24 Feb 2011, Nuristan Provincial Reconstruction Team :
Nurgaram District leaders electrify Nangaresh schools [1-133rd Inf].

23 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ANA, Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] search Parwai during Operation Brass Monkey.

21 Feb 2011, Task Force Lethal:
ANCOP C-IED course graduates prepared to train others [1-168th Inf].

18 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Afghans, Soldiers [2nd BCT] share poems over radio.

18 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowa Soldiers [2nd BCT, 1-133rd Inf, 1-168th Inf] connect with loved ones back home.

16 Feb 2011, Task Force Archer:
7220th BSD [Blood Support Det]: a small company with a huge mission.
Mentions CPT Tracy Page, Osceola IA, 334th Bde Supp Bn

16 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Engineer Soldiers [832nd Engr Co] deliver aid to Afghans.

15 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
How one man makes a difference in Afghanistan [1-113th Cav].

12 Feb 2011, Task Force Lethal:
New bunker boosts ASG morale, improves security [1-168th Inf].

12 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Panjshir women strengthen communication skills [SSG Ashlee Lolkus, 2nd BCT].

12 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Petreaus visits Red Bull Division [COL Ben Corell and 1-133rd Inf], Laghman Province leaders.

11 Feb 2011, 17th Public Affairs Detachment:
Soldiers [including Red Bulls] participate in "walking blood bank".

11 Feb 2011, Task Force Lethal:
ANA tip leads to weapons cache [1-168th Inf].

11 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Panjshir OCC-P borrows winter plan from Iowa [2nd BCT].

10 Feb 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa ADT builds relationships in Khas Konar.

9 Feb 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Relatives reunite in Chowkay after 48 years.

8 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowa National Guard Soldiers [1-133rd Inf] cheer Packers to victory from Afghanistan.

8 Feb 2011, Laghman Provincial Reconstruction Team:
COMISAF [Gen. Petraeus] visits Laghman Province [1-133rd Inf area].

8 Feb 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa ADT inks deal for orchard training farm.

7 Feb 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa ADT trains Chowkay women in animal care.

6 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Co. A [1-133rd Inf] makes successful return to Shebatkyl.

5 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] teach ANA vehicle, weapon maintenance.

5 Feb 2011, Task Force Bastogne:
Exercise strengthens surgeon, medic bond.
Mentions 1LT Derrick Duff, Adel IA, Field Medical Assistant

4 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Guard, Reserve leadership visit forward troops.
Hawaii is the home of our Red Bull comrades in the 100th Inf. Bn.

3 Feb 2011, Task Force Lethal:
TF Lethal [1-168th Inf] medics aid injured Paktya boy.

2 Feb 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Female Engagement Team plays vital role in Mayl Valley operations [1-133rd Inf].



January 2011: 41 Stories.

30 Jan 2011, Task Force Lethal:
Joint meeting aims to increase Paktya security[1-168th Inf].

29 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Ironman [1-133rd Inf], ANA provide Laghman Governor security during shura.

28 Jan 2011, Nuristan Provincial Reconstruction Team :
Nuristan PRT [and 1-133rd Inf] partner with ANA medic.

28 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowa Soldiers [1-133rd Inf] discuss 'average' days in Afghanistan.

28 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Donated suits help Iowa Soldiers [1-133rd Inf] fight fires.

28 Jan 2011, Task Force Shooter:
Cavalry aviators continue 'stable call' tradition [CPT William Hanna, MAJ Mark Herold].

25 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ANA, TF Redhorse [1-113th Cav] spread message of security.

25 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Stingray, Ironman [1-133rd Inf] troops visit Mangow Village, talk security.

23 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
DFAC dedicated to fallen Guard Soldier opens for business [2nd Brigade Combat Team].

23 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
ANA, Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] find IED.

23 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bull Soldiers own the night: Former NCO patrols dark streets as cavalry officer [1-113th Cav].

22 Jan 2011, Nuristan Provincial Reconstruction Team, Task Force Red Bulls:
Nuristan PRT, TF Red Bulls host two-day shura.

22 Jan 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team :
Cub Scouts interview ANP officer [TF Red Bulls Embedded Training Team].

22 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
18 Redhorse [1-113th Cav] troops earn award for German weapons qualification.

22 Jan 2011, Task Force Lethal:
ANSF, TF Lethal [[1-168th Inf] seize weapons, explosives in Zormat.

20 Jan 2011, Task Force Lethal:
ANA enforces weapon registration law [1-168th Inf].

18 Jan 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Noor Gal women receive vet training.

18 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
334th Bde Supp Bn keeps Soldiers' lifeline running strong.

18 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Kotalay: a village caught in the middle [1-133rd Inf].

17 Jan 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa ADT small poultry project a sustainable success.

16 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Redhorse [1-113th Cav] focuses on Bagram Security Zone.

15 Jan 2011, Task Force Lethal:
Visit showcases Afghanistan's progress in rule of law [1-168th Inf].

15 Jan 2011, Task Force Lethal:
Iowa father, son serve together [1-168th Inf] in Afghanistan.

15 Jan 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Dozens get nursery training funded by Iowa ADT.

15 Jan 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Panjshir ANP conduct refresher training [Task Force Red Bulls].

15 Jan 2011, Task Force Lethal:
ANA, TF Lethal [1-168th Inf] stop suspected IED emplacements in Zormat.

13 Jan 2011, Nuristan Provincial Reconstruction Team:
'Commandos' [1-133rd Inf] step up mission in Nuristan.

13 Jan 2011, 45th Agribusiness Development Team:
Afghans bring discussion, progress to Zormat district [1-168th Inf].

13 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Eliminator [1-133rd Inf] mechanics learn new vehicle systems.

13 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Biden joins service members for breakfast.

10 Jan 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa ADT backs veterinary programs for Kuchis.

8 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] patrol area around COP Najil.

8 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Ironman [1-133rd Inf] fights off attack on COP Najil.

7 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowa town [Waverly] showers small Afghan school with supplies. [1-133rd Inf]

6 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-113th Cav] patrol through Dandarh.

6 Jan 2011, Bagram Media Center, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Horse Soldiers [1-113th Cav] build up base defense.

6 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-133rd Inf] patrol IED hotbed.

4 Jan 2011, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
Iowa ADT repairs irrigation system in Chowkay.

3 Jan 2011, Panjshir Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Panjshir PRT talks power with Shast villagers.
Notice USAF officer wearing Red Bull shoulder sleeve insignia.

1 Jan 2011, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Deputy gov., team Paktya honor AUP hero in Gardez [1-168th Inf].

1 Jan 2011, Task Force Red Bulls:
832nd Engineers Co. meets village leaders.



December 2010: 39 Stories

31 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bull Soldiers [1-113 Cav] train with ANA, ANP.

31 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
US veterinarians [734th Agribusiness Development Team] learn Afghan CV-RDL capabilities.

30 Dec 2010, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Provincial officials open new district center in Jaji.
[1-168 Inf mis-identified in story as 1-161 Inf.]

29 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls [1-133 Inf] conduct KLE [Key Leader Engagement] in Ghaziabad.

29 Dec 2010, 734th Agribusiness Development Team:
2 acres, 8 farmers: a demo farm saga.

25 Dec 2010, [Task Force Red Bulls:
Servicemembers [1-133 Inf] celebrate Christmas at COP Najil.

24 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Archer [334th BSB] Soldiers carol for Christmas.

23 Dec 2010, 2/34 Infantry Brigade Combat Team:
FOB Mehtar Lam [1-133 Inf] adds post exchange.

23 Dec 2010, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
PRT celebrates holiday season with Afghans [1-168 Inf].

22 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bull:
[SMA] Preston, USO rocks the house at Bagram Airfield.

22 Dec 2010, Task Forces Red Bull, Ironman:
Holiday mail run: Red Bulls Soldiers get last-minute packages.

21 Dec 2010, Task Force Lethal:
AUP in Paktya learn new investigation techniques [1-168 Inf].

20 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
832nd engineers conduct water canal inspection in Dahn-e-Maidan.

19 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Iowa National Guard medics [1-133 Inf] treat girl, compare experience to life in US.

19 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
[832nd] Engineers visit Bagram shura.

18 Dec 2010, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Civil affairs Soldiers, district support teams partner with GIRoA for progress.

18 Dec 2010, Task Force Lethal:
ANSF, 615th MPs uncover homemade explosives lab in Chamkani.

18 Dec 2010, Task Force Lethal:
AUP, TF Lethal capture munitions cache in Jaji.

18 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Soldiers look for perfect holiday gift at Bagram bazaar.

16 Dec 2010, 734th Agricultural Development Team:
Iowa ADT supports Kunar veterinary conference.

16 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Mullen brings USO tour to Bagram Airfield.

16 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Bagram celebrates 374th National Guard birthday.

16 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Bravo [1-113th Cav] strengthens relationship with Afghan people.

16 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Red Horse honors fallen ANP EOD tech.

15 Dec 2010: Task Force Bastogne:
Commentary: Soldiers do more than fight in combat zones.

14 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
BAF bazaar offers Afghan women merchants.

12 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Bravo Troop [1-113th Cav] provides overwatch security.

11 Dec 2010, 1st Battalion, 168th Infantry Regiment:
Campbell talks security, governance with Team Paktya.

10 Dec 2010, 734th Agricultural Development Team:
Sarkani project irrigates a thousand acres.

9 Dec 2010, 734th Agricultural Development Team:
Iowa ADT brings tractor, hope to Chowkay.

9 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
832nd Engineers meet with leader, discuss development.

8 Dec 2010, 210th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment:
Breaking new ground: Red Bull engineers aid village mosque construction.

7 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Archer puts base operations in sights.

5 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
Red Bulls assume Wolverine's AO.

4 Dec 2010, Task Force Wolverine:
832nd Engineer Co. conducts patrol in Dolatshi Village.

4 Dec 2010, Task Force Red Bulls:
TF Morgan hands reins to TF Red Horse.

4 Dec 2010, 734th Agricultural Development Team:
Iowa ADT assesses local farms.

4 Dec 2010, Bagram Media Center:
President Obama makes surprise visit to Bagram Airfield.

2 Dec 2010, Paktya Provincial Reconstruction Team:
Zormat radio station helps lost boy find parents.



November 2010: 2 Stories

30 Nov 2010, 2-45th Agribusiness Development Team:
US ambassador visits Gardez, discusses education, development, security.

25 Nov 2010, Task Force Lethal:
TF Lethal assumes authority of Paktya from TF Avalanche.


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