ANA brings security, supplies to Nikeh District
A child carries a bundle of paper and a bag of hand sanitizer he received from the Afghan National Army to his home near the village Warjana Kalay, May 29, 2013. The ANA's 3rd Kandak, 2nd Brigade, 203rd Corps distributed supplies to villages they cleared during Operation Zafar, a 10-day security patrol into Afghanistan's Nikeh District. The kandak cleared extremists out of dozens of villages during the operation and brought security to the district with little assistance from U.S. forces. American soldiers from 2/10 Security Forces Assistance Brigade accompanied 3rd Kandak to offer advice and emergency assistance during the mission. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Spc. Mark VanGerpen, 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/RELEASED)

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