Tuesday, August 25, 2009

Afghanistan


A US combat outpost in Kherwar, Logar Province, eastern Afghanistan


Our ride


The combat outpost in Kherwar



The village of Kherwar, Logar Province



Our gear at the US outpost, a former school shot up by the Taliban





Sandbags, gym rings and a flag...all you could want


Moon dust and dirty boys


Afghans collect the ballots to take to the small village of Kherwar




The Americans watch, telling the Afghans they don't want to touch the ballots



The US provides military transport for the Afghans


Gen. Stanley McChrystal visits Baraki Barak and talks to the locals





LTC Gukeisen and Col Haight after a shura. Gook puts his boots back on


LTC Gook and his helo



An IED hit on a civilian vehicle. We come with the body bags


82nd Special Troops talk to the locals north of Kabul about roadside bombs. They claim they hate the Taliban and know nothing of bombs


Sgt. Matt Clark and the 82nd Special Troops near Bagram

1 comment:

Charlie said...

Hang tough Moonpie. Charlie.