Canadian patrol in Panjwai'i 5
Photo Credit: Sgt. Richard Andrade, 16th MPAD
Two Canadian soldiers confer with one another before entering a compound Oct.7. Soldiers of the 1st Battalion, The Royal Canadian Regiment, along with Afghan National Army and Afghan National Police, took part in a partnered cordon and search dismounted patrol around the Panjwai'i District in Kandahar province. Ultimately, the priority of ISAF (International Security Assistance Forces) is to build up the ANA and ANP and hand over security to the Afghan forces.
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