Paratroopers speak with NP leaders, assess security

By Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera CoApril 8, 2009

BAGHDAD - Paratroopers assigned to the Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, meet with local Iraqi National Police officers April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The partners discussed issues such as security and infrastructure across eastern Baghdad.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Paratroopers assigned to the Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, meet with local Iraqi National Police officers April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The partners discussed issues such as security and infrastructure across eastern Baghdad. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD -Capt. Brian Englund, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, meets with National Police officers April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district eastern Baghdad. The partners discussed issues such as security and infrastructure across eastern Baghdad at an NP compound during an hour-long meeting.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD -Capt. Brian Englund, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, meets with National Police officers April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district eastern Baghdad. The partners discussed issues such as security and infrastructure across eastern Baghdad at an NP compound during an hour-long meeting. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Perry Houchens (left), of Gallipolis, Ohio, and 2nd Lt. Richard Shawger, of Asheville, Ohio, both of Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, listen to Capt. Brian Englund (right), the commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, as he discusses checkpoint operations April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district eastern Baghdad. The patrol was in order to assess security and infrastructure issues in the area.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Staff Sgt. Perry Houchens (left), of Gallipolis, Ohio, and 2nd Lt. Richard Shawger, of Asheville, Ohio, both of Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, listen to Capt. Brian Englund (right), the commander of Headquarters and Headquarters Company, as he discusses checkpoint operations April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district eastern Baghdad. The patrol was in order to assess security and infrastructure issues in the area. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - A paratrooper assigned to Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, watches traffic flow during an assessment of a National Police checkpoint April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The foot patrol was in order to assess security and infrastructure issues in the area.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - A paratrooper assigned to Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, watches traffic flow during an assessment of a National Police checkpoint April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The foot patrol was in order to assess security and infrastructure issues in the area. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Capt. Brian Englund, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, takes notes while discussing checkpoint operations with a National Police officer at a checkpoint April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The foot patrol was in order assess security and infrastructure issues in the area.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Capt. Brian Englund, commander of Headquarters and Headquarters, Brigade Special Troops Battalion, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division -Baghdad, takes notes while discussing checkpoint operations with a National Police officer at a checkpoint April 7 in the city of Beladiyat, located in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The foot patrol was in order assess security and infrastructure issues in the area. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL