Apr 27, 2007

Cpl. Ahmad M. Ibrahim, a member of the mobile assault platoon, interprets for Lt. Col. Andrew H. Smith, commanding officer of Task Force Tarawa, as he speaks with a local Iraqi man who is doing work on the new Iraqi Police station in Rutbah Iraq during a recent patrol through the city. The ?Son?s of Rutbah,? as the new members of the city?s police force are referred to, recently retuned from the police academy and are preparing to serve and protect the citizens of their town.

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