Afghanistan: A Glimpse of War

INTO AFGHANISTAN

Sweeping the Mountains

WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press
WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press
WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press WAITING FOR A RIDE - Photo: Stephen Thorne/Canadian Press

WAITING FOR A RIDE © Courtesy of Stephen Thorne and The Canadian Press
Five days of climbing through the mountains searching for enemy positions left soldiers exhausted.
" everybody was pretty much dead tired."
Company Sergeant Major Tim Power, 27 July 2006