By SOF Editor on Thu, 02/18/2010 - 11:21am
Yesterday, Gov. Gulab Mangal travelled to Marjah to observe Operation Moshtarak. During his visit an Afghan flag was raised over the town, and the governor met with some of the combined-force service members who are conducting counter-insurgent operations. Subsequently, the governor travelled to Camp Bastion to visit with injured civilians from Marjah. He was accompanied by Deputy District Governor Haji Zahir, three Marjah elders and members of the local Afghan media.
Mangal held a shura yesterday to discuss the security situation in Nad-e Ali to present his plans for the way ahead.