JSC-A commander visits Salang Tunnel
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Michael Behlin
Lt. Gen. Mohammad Rajab, Minister of Public Works for the Salang Pass, briefed Brig. Gen. Kristin K. French, the commander of Joint Sustainment Command " Afghanistan and the 3d Sustainment Command (Expeditionary), during her visit to the Salang Pass in Afghanistan's Parwan province on July 27. The Salang Pass is a critical route which connects northern and southern Afghanistan and travels through the Hindu Kush Mountains. The Salang Pass includes a 1.6 mile tunnel which was built in 1964 by the Soviets and handles anywhere from an estimated 10,000 to 20,000 vehicles daily. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. Michael Behlin)
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