ADF takes command of Oruzgan forces | Top Stories | BigPond News

The Australian Defence Force has taken over leadership of Combined Team Oruzgan in handling the transfer of security to Afghan troops, Defence Minister Stephen Smith says.

Mr Smith says the outgoing commander of the team, US Colonel Gerald Hadley, has handed command over to the Australian commander, Colonel Simon Stuart, at the Multi-National base in Tarin Kowt in southwestern Afghanistan.

via ADF takes command of Oruzgan forces | Top Stories | BigPond News.

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