MND-B Deputy CG visits Salman Pak

By Sgt. Joshua Risner, MND-B PAOMay 12, 2009

BAGHDAD - Brig Gen. John Murray (left), deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division, walks with Lt. Col. Dave Bair, from Fairfax, Va., commander of 1st Bn., 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, May 7. Murray met with ISF commanders in Salman Pak  to discuss security, troop levels and inter-agency cooperation.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Brig Gen. John Murray (left), deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division, walks with Lt. Col. Dave Bair, from Fairfax, Va., commander of 1st Bn., 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, May 7. Murray met with ISF commanders in Salman Pak to discuss security, troop levels and inter-agency cooperation. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Joshua Risner, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD -Brig Gen. John Murray, deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division, along with others, stands before the famous crack in the Arch of Kessurah, a relic of the Persian Empire, more than 2,000 years old. Legend has it that the crack formed during an earthquake that occurred on the day of the Prophet Mohammed's birth.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD -Brig Gen. John Murray, deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division, along with others, stands before the famous crack in the Arch of Kessurah, a relic of the Persian Empire, more than 2,000 years old. Legend has it that the crack formed during an earthquake that occurred on the day of the Prophet Mohammed's birth. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Joshua Risner, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Spc. Forat Aldawoodi, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, pulls security at an Iraqi Army compound in the remains of a hotel, May 7. The Pawtucket, R.I. native keeps watch to ensure the safety and security of Brig Gen. John Murray, deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Spc. Forat Aldawoodi, 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, pulls security at an Iraqi Army compound in the remains of a hotel, May 7. The Pawtucket, R.I. native keeps watch to ensure the safety and security of Brig Gen. John Murray, deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Joshua Risner, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Pfc. John Motte, from Salem, Ore., a sniper with 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, keeps a vigilant watch with his M-14 rifle. Motte and other paratroopers provide a security detail for Brig Gen. John Murray, deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division, during his visit to Salman Pak, May 7.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Pfc. John Motte, from Salem, Ore., a sniper with 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, keeps a vigilant watch with his M-14 rifle. Motte and other paratroopers provide a security detail for Brig Gen. John Murray, deputy commander for maneuver for Multi-National Division-Baghdad and the 1st Cavalry Division, during his visit to Salman Pak, May 7. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Joshua Risner, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - 1st Lt. Jeffrey Wismann, a platoon leader with 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, stands watch May 7 at the Arch of Kessura, an ancient structure built by a Persian king more than 2,000 years ago. The structure is the oldest free-standing arch in the world.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - 1st Lt. Jeffrey Wismann, a platoon leader with 1st Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, stands watch May 7 at the Arch of Kessura, an ancient structure built by a Persian king more than 2,000 years ago. The structure is the oldest free-standing arch in the world. (Photo Credit: Sgt. Joshua Risner, MND-B PAO) VIEW ORIGINAL