Monday, July 26, 2010
Click here to view Bill Ardolino's photographs from Delaram in Nimroz and Musa Qala in Helmand province, Afghanistan.
The following photographs are from my time embedded with Regimental Combat Team 2 in Nimroz and Helmand provinces, Afghanistan. Personal favorites and asides:
Picture 10: As one of his Marines dug for a pressure plate IED, an American patrol leader yelled at the Afghan cop standing behind the potential bomb to back up or get down. The police officer was unmoved by the warning, in true fatalistic Insha’allah (“It is as Allah wills”) style.
Read more: http://www.longwarjournal.org/photos/2010/07/from_the_musa_qala_district_ce.php#ixzz0uquqhbWK