A.L.L.-MILITARY OPERATIONAL ENVIRONMENT

TERRAIN & MAJOR LINES OF COMMUNICATIONS BY ISAF RC

International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) Missions

ISAF PRT LOCATIONS

Provincial Reconstruction Team
• 26 PRTs, each commanded by a military officer (usually a LTC)
• Includes: -Military Component (Civil
Affairs/Force Protection)
-Civilian Police Advisors
-Civilianrepresentativesof US (or other national) government foreign agencies

Focus is on development, reconstruction and extending the reach of the central government into the provinces.

AFGHAN NATIONAL ARMY

Afghan National Army (ANA)
• Strength: 97,000 troops (as of January 2010)
• Target Strength: 240,000 (within five years)
• Capacity: participates in 90% of ISAF operations and leads 62% of joint operations
• Well respected by the Afghan population

ANA Command Areas of Responsibility

AFGHAN NATIONAL POLICE

Afghan National Police (ANP)
• Strength: 94,000 (as of January 2010)
• Target Strength: 134,000 (within five years)
• Composition of the ANP
– Afghan Uniformed Police
– Afghan Border Police
– Afghan National Civil Order Police
– Afghan Counter-Narcotics Police
• Viewed as corrupt; are known to extort the local population; generally not trusted


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