Infantry in the A-Stan

PAKTIKA PATROL – U.S. Army soldiers pull security from the top of a mountain during operation Surak Basta III in Paktika province, Afghanistan, June 21, 2011. The soldiers are assigned 101st Airborne Division’s Company C, 1st Battalion, 506th Infantry Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team. The operation’s mission was to infiltrate near the Afghanistan-Pakistan border to stop enemy fighters from entering Afghanistan. U.S. Army courtesy photo

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