Paratroopers attend IP Station opening in al-Ameen

By Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co.June 17, 2009

BAGHDAD - Sgt. Luis Zayas (right), of Cleveland, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, talks to a National Policeman during the opening of the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, and senior U.S. and Iraqi security officials in the district were also in attendance for the ceremony.
1 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Sgt. Luis Zayas (right), of Cleveland, assigned to Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, talks to a National Policeman during the opening of the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, and senior U.S. and Iraqi security officials in the district were also in attendance for the ceremony. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, speaks during the opening of the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The interior minister, along with several senior Iraqi security officials from the district welcomed the opening of the new station as a sign of continued security in the district.
2 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, speaks during the opening of the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The interior minister, along with several senior Iraqi security officials from the district welcomed the opening of the new station as a sign of continued security in the district. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, speaks during the opening of the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The interior minister, along with several senior Iraqi security officials from the district welcomed the opening of the new station as a sign of continued security in the district.
3 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, speaks during the opening of the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. The interior minister, along with several senior Iraqi security officials from the district welcomed the opening of the new station as a sign of continued security in the district. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Spc. Stephen Asbury, of Mariposa, Calif., assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, checks his surroundings outside the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Several key Iraqi officials, including Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, were in attendance for the opening of the station.
4 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Spc. Stephen Asbury, of Mariposa, Calif., assigned to the Headquarters and Headquarters Company, 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, checks his surroundings outside the al-Ameen Police Station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Several key Iraqi officials, including Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, were in attendance for the opening of the station. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co) VIEW ORIGINAL
BAGHDAD - Lt. Col. Louis Zeisman (center), of Fayetteville, N.C., commander of the 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, and Paratroopers assigned to the battalion's Headquarters and Headquarters Company walk down an al-Ameen neighborhood following the opening of the al-Ameen Police station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Several key Iraqi officials, including Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, were in attendance for the opening of the station.
5 / 5 Show Caption + Hide Caption – BAGHDAD - Lt. Col. Louis Zeisman (center), of Fayetteville, N.C., commander of the 2nd Battalion, 505th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, Multi-National Division-Baghdad, and Paratroopers assigned to the battalion's Headquarters and Headquarters Company walk down an al-Ameen neighborhood following the opening of the al-Ameen Police station, May 27, in the 9 Nissan district of eastern Baghdad. Several key Iraqi officials, including Iraqi's Interior Minister, Jawad al-Bolani, were in attendance for the opening of the station. (Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. James Selesnick, 982nd Combat Camera Co.) VIEW ORIGINAL