4 Jul 2007

PR# 2007-502

Lithuanians donate motorbikes to Ghowr police

CHAGHCHARAN, Afghanistan – ISAF soldiers from Provincial Reconstruction Team Chaghcharan donated motorcycles to the Ghowr province police.

“Chaghcharan police now have improved their ability to work with ISAF and the provincial reconstruction team to provide security to this region in the future,” said Gen. Shah Jahan Noori, chief of Ghowr Police.

A PRT official said the motorcycles are well-suited for Ghowr.

“The motorcycles are the best vehicle for the harsh road conditions.  They improve the mobility and speed of Afghan policemen,” said 1st Lt. Vida Urbonaite, PRT Chaghcharan spokesman.  “The motorbikes will also increase their response capability to incidents and accidents.” 

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