War on Terrorism

Tuesday, March 08, 2011

734 ADT

Iowa Army National Guardmembers of the 734th Agribusiness Development Team pull security during an International Women's Day event in Asadabad, Afghanistan. Speakers at the International Women’s Day event in Asadabad included, the provincial governor, the provincial prosecutor and an Imam who noted women’s rights are grounded in Islam. The Director of Women’s Affairs also spoke. She thanked the ADT and PRT for providing help to the women of Kunar – and expressed hope for a day when women in Afghanistan can leave their homes and participate in society without fear.

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