ANA soldiers complete train the trainer course at FOB Gamberi
An Afghan National Army soldier explains the functions of a hand-held metal detector during a counter improvised explosive device, train the trainer, course at Forward Operating Base Gamberi, May 21, 2013. The course trains Afghan soldiers to be instructors for other classes throughout the 201st Corps. "We train them how to operate the equipment and show them how to set up a training lane to bring back to their units," said Capt. Jeremy Pinson, company commander, 744th Explosive Ordinance Company, 184th Ordnance Battalion, 52nd Ordnance Group based at Fort Campbell, Ky. The graduates of this course will enable the 201st Corps to expand its counter IED efforts and help protect the Afghan people from the enemies of Afghanistan. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Sam Otto, 129th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment/Released)

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