During Operation CARPATHIAN THUNDER, part of Operation ENDURING FREEDOM, US Army (USA) Soldiers from Kandahar Army Airfield, Afghanistan (AFG), with American flags flying, set up a perimeter, with High-Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicles (HMMWV), along with Romanian forces in the Zabol Province to prevent the re-emergence of terrorist activates in Afghanistan. The US and Romanian Forces are attached to Headquarters and Headquarters Company (HHC), 1ST Brigade (BDE), 82nd Airborne Division (AD), Kandahar Army Airfield, AFG