• BAGHDAD - Pfc. Leigh Matchison, of Fort Thomas, Ky., talks to some Iraqi children during a foot patrol June 13 along a major highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, conducted the clearance operation on the frequently traveled highway in Baghdad to ensure the area was free of enemy activity.

    BAGHDAD - Pfc. Leigh Matchison, of Fort Thomas...

    BAGHDAD - Pfc. Leigh Matchison, of Fort Thomas, Ky., talks to some Iraqi children during a foot patrol June 13 along a major highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special...

  • BAGHDAD - Sgt. 1st Class James Volpe, of Hopewell, N.J., talks to a local shop owner in order to assess security along a major eastern Baghdad highway during a foot patrol in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad, June 13. Volpe, a platoon sergeant with the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, patrols in the area in order to disrupt enemy activity along the highway.

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. 1st Class James Volpe, of...

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. 1st Class James Volpe, of Hopewell, N.J., talks to a local shop owner in order to assess security along a major eastern Baghdad highway during a foot patrol in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad, June 13. Volpe, a platoon sergeant...

  • BAGHDAD - Sgt. Richard Sheetz, of Galloway, N.J., keeps an eye for any suspicious activity during a foot patrol June 13 along a major highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Sheetz, a team leader, and Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, conducted the clearance operation on the frequently traveled highway in Baghdad to ensure the area was free of enemy activity.

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. Richard Sheetz, of Galloway...

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. Richard Sheetz, of Galloway, N.J., keeps an eye for any suspicious activity during a foot patrol June 13 along a major highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Sheetz, a team leader, and Paratroopers assigned to the Military...

  • BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Carl Pope, of Canton, Ga., checks his surroundings in a neighborhood along a main highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad during a foot patrol June 13. Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, conducted the clearance operation on the frequently traveled highway in Baghdad to disrupt enemy activity along the busy highway and protect the Iraqi people from such acts.

    BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Carl Pope, of Canton, Ga...

    BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Carl Pope, of Canton, Ga., checks his surroundings in a neighborhood along a main highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad during a foot patrol June 13. Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade...

  • BAGHDAD - Sgt. Andy Zeigler, of Fort Worth, Texas, looks at vehicles traveling along a main highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad during a foot patrol June 13. Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, conducted the clearance operation on the busy highway in Baghdad to disrupt enemy activity and protect the Iraqi people.

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. Andy Zeigler, of Fort Worth...

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. Andy Zeigler, of Fort Worth, Texas, looks at vehicles traveling along a main highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad during a foot patrol June 13. Paratroopers assigned to the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops...

  • BAGHDAD - Sgt. 1st Class James Volpe, of Hopewell, N.J., gives some Iraqi children a fist pump greeting during a foot patrol June 13 along a major highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Volpe, a platoon sergeant with the Military Police Platoon, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division - Baghdad, participated in the patrol in order to disrupt any enemy activity along the highway.

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. 1st Class James Volpe, of...

    BAGHDAD - Sgt. 1st Class James Volpe, of Hopewell, N.J., gives some Iraqi children a fist pump greeting during a foot patrol June 13 along a major highway in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Volpe, a platoon sergeant with the Military Police...

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