• SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Ryan Ringi, of Suffolk, N.Y. checks his surroundings during a foot patrol April 4 inside a market in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Ringi, an infantryman, assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, and fellow paratroopers patrolled the area during an assessment of the market's current construction projects. The projects will help to improve the city's economy, quality of life and create jobs in the poverty stricken region.

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Ryan Ringi, of...

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Ryan Ringi, of Suffolk, N.Y. checks his surroundings during a foot patrol April 4 inside a market in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Ringi, an infantryman, assigned to...

  • SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Ryan Ringi (right), of Suffolk, N.Y., talks to Lt. Col. Michael Shinners, deputy brigade commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, during a foot patrol inside a market in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir April 4 in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Shinners, along with members of the embedded provincial reconstruction team and paratroopers walked the market in order to evaluate the current construction projects in the area. The projects will help to improve the city's economy, quality of life and create jobs for residents of the poverty stricken region.

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Ryan Ringi...

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Ryan Ringi (right), of Suffolk, N.Y., talks to Lt. Col. Michael Shinners, deputy brigade commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, during a foot patrol inside a...

  • SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Nicole Willson, of Hillsdale, Mich., places an adhesive bandage on an Iraqi boy's finger during a foot patrol April 4 inside a market in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir , located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Willson, a medic, assigned to the Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, along with her fellow paratroopers visited the market in order to assess the current construction projects. The projects will bring improvements to the city's economy and create jobs for the residents of the poverty stricken region.

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Nicole Willson...

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Spc. Nicole Willson, of Hillsdale, Mich., places an adhesive bandage on an Iraqi boy's finger during a foot patrol April 4 inside a market in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir , located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern...

  • SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Members of the embedded provincial reconstruction (ePRT) and Lt. Col. Michael Shinners, deputy brigade commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, talk to a shop owner in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir April 4 in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Shinners, along with members of the ePRT and paratroopers visited the city in order to evaluate the current construction projects in the area. The projects will help to improve the city's economy and create jobs for the residents of the poverty stricken region.

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Members of the...

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - Members of the embedded provincial reconstruction (ePRT) and Lt. Col. Michael Shinners, deputy brigade commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, talk to a shop owner...

  • SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - A Iraqi man talks to members of the embedded provincial reconstruction and Lt. Col. Michael Shinners, deputy brigade commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, during a foot patrol inside a market April 4 in the city of Shawra Wa Um Jidir, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The visit was in order to evaluate the current construction projects in the area. The projects will help to improve the city's economy, quality of life and create jobs for the residents in the poverty stricken region.

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - A Iraqi man talks to...

    SHAWRA WA UM JIDIR, Iraq - A Iraqi man talks to members of the embedded provincial reconstruction and Lt. Col. Michael Shinners, deputy brigade commander of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, during...

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