International Security Assistance Force

September 25, 2014

Maj. Gen. William K. Fuller, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, Operations, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

Maj. Gen. Jefforey A. Smith, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, operations, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

Brig. Gen. Scott D. Berrier, USA, has been assigned as deputy chief of staff, intelligence, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan.

Brig. Gen. Allan W. Elliott, USAR, has been assigned as the chief, CJ-4, International Security Assistance Force, Afghanistan.

Col. Paul D. Nelson, USAF, has been selected for the rank of brigadier general and assigned deputy to the deputy chief of staff for intelligence, Headquarters International Security Assistance Force and deputy director, operations and support, J-2, U.S. Forces-Afghanistan, U.S. Central Command, Kabul, Afghanistan.

Brig. Gen. Laura J. Richardson, USA, has been as assigned deputy chief of staff, communications, Headquarters, International Security Assistance Force, Operation Enduring Freedom, Afghanistan. 

Brig. Gen. Kenneth S. Wilsbach, USAF, has been selected for the rank of major general and assigned as commander, 9th Air and Space Expeditionary Task Force - Afghanistan; Air Combat Command; deputy commander - Air; U.S. Forces - Afghanistan; and deputy chief of staff - Air, International Security Assistance Force Joint Command, Kabul, Afghanistan.

Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr. (USMC), has been assigned commander, International Security Assistance Force, and commander, U.S. Forces–Afghanistan.

June 10, 2011
By Rachel Eisenhower

A U.S. Army team is standardizing counter-improvised explosive device training among coalition partners to improve mission effectiveness and increase collaboration in theater. This training initiative, known as the Badger Team, offers allies the chance to consolidate tactics, techniques and procedures and bring the information back home to their countries.

April 29, 2010
By Henry Kenyon

It's the mantra of all media: to provide accurate, timely information from many sources into something cohesive and useful. Now, operations in Afghanistan will benefit from data shared in a much more efficient manner.

Army officers Col. George Franz, Lt. Col. David Pendall and Lt. Col. Jeffery Steffen report on this new information construct in their article "Command's Information Dominance Center Fuels Comprehensive Operations."