AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  US soldiers gather together next to a blown up vehicle as their wounded comrades are airlifted with the Medevac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder,  on August 23, 2011 to Kandahar Hospital Role.  Three soldiers were wounded while theire vehicle was blowed up by an IED. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  An Afgan boy is shone in his eye to check reaction from Medic Stephan Flynn of the Medivac helicopter of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder during a flight to hospital in Kandahar on August 16, 2011.  The boy was wounded on his legs after he went into an IED. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  An Afgan man holds his prosthesis as he is brought to the hospital in the Medivac helicopter of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder  on August 16, 2011 in Kandahar.  The man was shot in his stomach . AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US.MEDEVAC  An young afghan boy is gets some mediacal treatments as he is brought to the Kandahar hospital by the Medevac helicopter of the 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder on August 15, 2011. The boy gots shot in his stomach and was brought to Hospital with his father.  AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US.MEDEVAC  US Medic Joshua Nash looks on during the Medivac helicopter of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder is refueled after a night mission on August 15, 2011 at FOB Pasab.  AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE EIS013-AFGHANIST-0013
AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  The chasing bird helicopter of an Medivac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder lands to be refuled at FOB Pasab on August 18,  2011. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  Wounded afghan ten year old girl Semena gets medical treatments by Medic Stephan Flynn during a flight of a Medevac helicopter of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder to Kandahar hospital Hero on August 21, 2011. The girl was wounded by an shrapnel ###(DONT KNOW FROM WHO or WHAT sorry)### on both arms. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  A wounded Afghan civilian gets some medical treatments by US- Medics Stephan Flynn (L) and Joshua Nash in a Medevac helicopter of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder to be airlifted to Kandahar hospital on August 21, 2011. The man was wounded by shot in his chest. Violence is at a record-high in the war, with more than 1,400 Afghan civilians killed in the conflict this year, up 15 percent on the first half of 2010, according to a recently released United Nations report. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  ### TO GOES WITH STORY 10 years  portraits ### Medic Joshua Nash reacts after stop treating a heavily wounded patient during a flight of an Medivac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder on August 19,  2011. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  The hands of two heavily injured US soldiers are pictured in the Medevac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder during a flight on August 23, 2011 to Kandahar Hospital Role 3.  Both were injured by an IED.  AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  Medics pull out a stretcher with a heavily wounded US soldier after he was brought by the Medevac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder, on August 23, 2011 to Kandahar Hospital Role.  The soldier was hit by an IED. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL
AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  US soldiers carry a wounded comrade to the Medevac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder, to be airlifted on August 23, 2011 to Kandahar Hospital Role.  Three soldiers were wounded while theire vehicle was blowed up by an IED. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  The hands of a wounded US soldier are pictured while he is airlifted with the Medevac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder, on August 23, 2011 to Kandahar Hospital Role.  Three soldiers were wounded while theire vehicle was blowed up by an IED. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  Three Afghan civilian men lie in the Medevac of 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder, to be airlifed to Kandahar Hospital Hero on August 25, 2011. Three Aghan nationals where heavily injured by an motorbike accident. AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  A wounded Afghan man is looks on in the Medevac of the 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder on August 26, 2011 to be airlifted to Kandahar. The man was hit by an IED and lost right leg. AFP PHOTO / Johannes EISELE AFGHANISTAN-UNREST-US-MEDEVAC  A broom with blood, which was used to clean up the Medevac of the 159th Brigade Task Force Thunder after a mission is pictured on August 28, 2011 at FOB Pasab.  AFP PHOTO/Johannes EISELE : HORIZONTAL