• Lt. Col. John Digiambatista, battalion commander, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, speaks with Brig. Gen. Ali Ghad Hader Al Hashemi, 10th Iraqi Army Division, during an informal social that was held by the Stability Transition Team for the 10th IA Div. at Contingency Operating Site Garry Owen April 29, 2010. The social was held to foster cooperation between the two elements in their goal to improve the Iraqi division's overall capacity and capability in improving security in Dhi Qar, Maysan and Muthanna provinces.

    Dinner meeting connects US, Iraqi troops

    Lt. Col. John Digiambatista, battalion commander, 1st Battalion, 8th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, speaks with Brig. Gen. Ali Ghad Hader Al Hashemi, 10th Iraqi Army Division, during an informal social that was held...

  • Stability Transition Team, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, and the 10th Iraqi Army Division mingle during an informal social held by the STT for the 10th IA Div. at Contingency Operating Site Garry Owen April 29, 2010. The social was held to foster cooperation between the two elements in their goal to improve the Iraqi division's overall capacity and capability in improving security in Dhi Qar, Maysan and Muthanna provinces.

    Dinner meeting connects US, Iraqi troops

    Stability Transition Team, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, and the 10th Iraqi Army Division mingle during an informal social held by the STT for the 10th IA Div. at Contingency Operating Site Garry Owen April 29, 2010. The social was...

  • Master Sgt. Larry McShan, of Dallas, Military Transition Team for the 10th Iraqi Army Division, prepares steaks for an informal social held by the Stability Transition Team for the 10th Div., Iraqi army at Contingency Operating Site Garry Owen April 29, 2010. The social was held to foster cooperation between the two elements in their goal to improve the Iraqi division's overall capacity and capability in improving security in the Dhi Qar, Maysan and Muthanna provinces.

    Dinner meeting connects US, Iraqi troops

    Master Sgt. Larry McShan, of Dallas, Military Transition Team for the 10th Iraqi Army Division, prepares steaks for an informal social held by the Stability Transition Team for the 10th Div., Iraqi army at Contingency Operating Site Garry Owen April...

The Stability Transition Team, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, hosted a dinner meeting for the 10th Iraqi Army Division commander and staff at Contingency Operating Site Garry Owen April 29, 2010.

The dinner was held to support cooperation between the two partners in their goal to develop the Iraqi division's overall capacity and capability in improving security in Dhi Qar, Maysan and Muthanna provinces.

The event consisted of an icebreaker with various beverages, followed by a meal of American and Middle Eastern dishes. All the food was prepared by STT officers, noncommissioned officers and linguists.

The dinner was followed by dessert and tea to round out the evening.

Both sides agreed that the event was an excellent opportunity to further build U.S. and Iraqi relations.

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