01 October 2009

Afghanistan picture roundup

The Boston Globe had several high-quality pics from Afghanistan in today's online issue. Take a look:

The previous picture is of a funeral for six Italian Soldiers killed in an explosion earlier this week.

Last but not least, I wanted to highlight this one. The child in this picture has leg braces (off to the side), having been diagnosed with polio, which has not been eradicated in Afghanistan:


karakapend said...

Those pictures are stunning. Thanks for the heads-up.

David M said...

The Thunder Run has linked to this post in the blog post From the Front: 10/02/2009 News and Personal dispatches from the front and the home front.