The Peace Jirga of Ghor was held in Chaghcharan, the Capital city of Ghor province in the western region of Afghanistan. The Jirga was organized by the Governor’s office and The Department of Borders and Tribal Affairs in Ghor. More than ten dozens of representatives of GIRoA, local elders and spiritual leaders from different districts of the province participated in the event.
Saturday, March 05, 2011
Monday, February 28, 2011
Sunday, February 27, 2011
Saturday, February 26, 2011
Thursday, February 24, 2011
Wednesday, February 23, 2011
Driving a 4.5 ton up-armored vehicle up and down steep mountains on unprepared roads takes skill.
To swiftly navigating the same vehicle tactically in combat takes expertise.
To survive a roll-over and continue to fight takes a level of capability that only rigid training and a motivated Soldier can master.
Monday, February 21, 2011
– Provincial government officials and members of the Farah Provincial Reconstruction Team gathered Feb. 19 during a ceremony held in Farah City to honour the accomplishments of 180 young women who graduated from a 10-month course in English and computers.
Saturday, February 19, 2011
The 5th Development Governance Working Group (DGWG) took place today in Camp Arena, Herat province, western Afghanistan.
Thursday, February 17, 2011
The Farah Province Director of Education, during a shura Feb. 14 with elders of Baluk village and district government representatives underline the necessities to pay attention on the district’s healthcare and education issues.
Monday, February 14, 2011
Leaders from Combined Team West signed OP OMID 1390 at Camp Arena, Herat Province, Afghanistan, February 12, 2011.
Thursday, February 10, 2011
Gohr, Afghanistan (Feb. 010) – Mullahs’ conference was held on the 9th Feb. in Chaghcharan Capital city of Ghor province, western region of Afghanistan. Conference was organized by Governor’s office and Department of Hajj and Religious Affairs in Ghor. More than six dozens spiritual leaders from different districts of the province participated in the event.
Tuesday, February 08, 2011
Farah, Afghanistan (Feb. 08) – Around six hundred families in dozens of villages spread out for miles around Forward Operating Base (FOB) Lavaredo are slowly gaining back security after years fearing insurgent threats.
Monday, February 07, 2011
Thursday, February 03, 2011
Wednesday, February 02, 2011
Tuesday, February 01, 2011
Gohr, Afghanistan (Feb.1) – Ghor is a relatively small province in western Afghanistan and home to roughly 2 to 2.5 percent of Afghanistan’s population.