Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Jon Cupp, 1st BCT, 1st Cav. Div. Public Affairs
ABU OBAED, Iraq - During a patrol to examine a local bridge, Roseburg, Ore. native Capt. Brian Bassett (left), commander, Company A, 2nd 'Lancer' Battalion, 5th Cavalry Regiment speaks through an interpreter to a local area tribal sheik Dec. 18 about reopening the bridge.