FORWARD OPERATING BASE BOSTICK, AFGHANISTAN - SEPTEMBER 04: A U.S. Army helicopter flies over smoke from an American airstrike on a Taliban a position near Forward Operating Base Bostick on Sept. 4, ... more 
FORWARD OPERATING BASE BOSTICK, AFGHANISTAN - SEPTEMBER 04: A U.S. Army helicopter flies over smoke from an American airstrike on a Taliban a position near Forward Operating Base Bostick on Sept. 4, 2011 in the Kunar Province of northeastern Afghanistan. The area, a major infiltration route for Taliban fighters coming from Pakistan, has seen some of the heaviest fighting of the Afghan war. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images) less 
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