AFGHANISTAN-UNREST  The bible in a camouflage cover is lies on a table on September 13, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US - Sgt Gregory Echevarria of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66, Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade sits on a chair on September 5, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US -Soldier Pfc Logan Gabbard of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66, Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade stretches himsel before a mission early morning  on September 3, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond in the province of Paktika. The first and second Platoon secured a convoy from Sharana to Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US -Soldier Pfc Logan Gabbard of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66, Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade smokes before a mission early morning  on September 3, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond in the province of Paktika. The first and second Platoon secured a convoy from Sharana to Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US- 1Lt Brandon Smith (R) of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66, Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade talks to Afghan boys during a mission on September 3, 2011 in the village of Hasti in the province of Paktika. The first and second Platoon secured a convoy from Sharana to Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  Afghan boys stand together while US- Ssg Andrew Warner of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66, Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade aiming at possible insurgants during a mission on September 3, 2011 in the village of Hasti in the province of Paktika. The first and second Platoon secured a convoy from Sharana to Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE
AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US - Spc Adam Lee Parker of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade hides his face while he is tired during his guard shift on September 4, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond in the province of Paktika. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US -Spc Mario Sanchez of Alpha 177 Fa, 2nd Platoon gets a water shower as he is promoted to an specialist on September 5, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond in the province of Paktika. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US - Pfc Kyler King of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66, Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade gets his head shaved by Pfc Shawn Riggins (also 2nd Platoon) on September 6, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  Spc Marcus Clay of the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade looks out the window as he cleans a gun during his guard shift on September 7, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond in the province of Paktika. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US- 1Lt Brandon Smith (R) gives the soldiers  of 1st and the 2nd Platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade a briefing for a mission early morning on September 8, 2011 in the FOB Kuschamond in the province of Paktika. Both platoon went out  to clear three villages near the FOB. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  An ANA soldier follows US soldiers of the1st Platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade during a mission on September 8, 2011 in the village of Babo Khevl in the province of Paktika. First and second platoons went out  to clear three villages near the FOB. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL
AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US 1lt Evan Abramson of the1st Platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade gestures in front of Afghan nationals during a mission on September 8, 2011 in the village of Babo Khevl in the province of Paktika. First and second platoons went out  to clear three villages near the FOB. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  An Afghan boy  looks up to US soldiers of the1st Platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade during a mission on September 8, 2011 in the village of Babo Khevl in the province of Paktika. First and second platoons went out  to clear three villages near the FOB. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  US Spc Jason Aguilar of the 2nd platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade looks at the blown up MATV on September 9, 2011 near the village of Nasow Khevl in the province of Paktika. The vehicle was hit  by an IED (improvised explosive device) and none of the passengers got hurt. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US  An Afghan boy  jokes a he aims with a murble to US soldiers of the1st Platoon of Task Force 3-66 Bravo Company of the 172. Infantry Brigade during a mission on September 8, 2011 in the village of Babo Khevl in the province of Paktika. First and second platoons went out  to clear three villages near the FOB. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL