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Dempsey Visits Afghanistan, Meets With U.S. Leaders, Troops

Department of Defense Photo Essay

  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, steps off a C-17 aircraft upon arriving in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. Dempsey visited Afghanistan to meet with U.S. leaders and troops to receive an update on the progress of the NATO-led Resolute Support mission.  DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, arrives to visit with service members supporting the the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, exchanges greetings with U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, commander of the NATO-led Resolute Support mission, upon arriving at the mission’s headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, commander of the NATO-led Resolute Support mission, in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with the U.S. military leaders of the NATO-let Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with military leaders at the headquarters for the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, center, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, shakes hands with military leaders at the headquarters for the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. U.S. Army Gen. John F. Campbell, right, the mission's commander, looks on.

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with service members assigned to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015.
 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with service members assigned to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, greets service members assigned to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015.  DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, right, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, gives an interview to reporters after visiting with leaders and service members supporting the NATO-led Resolute Support mission in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, leaves the headquarters for the NATO-led Resolute Support mission after receiving an update from command leaders in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, leaves the headquarters for the NATO-led Resolute Support mission after receiving an update from command leaders in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. 

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with a helicopter pilot after leaving Resolute Support headquarters in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015. Dempsey had just received a mission update from command leaders.

 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, looks out from a helicopter while departing from Resolute Support headquarter in Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015, where he visited service members supporting the mission.
 DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, looks on as he flies over Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015, after meeting with service members assigned to the NATO-led Resolute Support mission. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • A view from an aircraft shows the city of Kabul, Afghanistan, Juy 19, 2015, where U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey visited to meet with leaders of the NATO-let Resolute Support mission. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton
  • U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, walks toward a C-17 aircraft as he leaves Kabul, Afghanistan, July 19, 2015, after meeting with U.S. service members deployed to support the NATO-let Resolute Support mission. DoD photo by U.S. Navy Petty Officer 1st Class Daniel Hinton