Global News Portfolio: Hell in a Beautiful Place: War in Afghanistan

A Russian armored vehicle lies abandoned in a ditch at the entrance to the tunnel under the Salang Pass in Afghanistan on October 11, 2007. The Soviets were continually ambushed at the tunnel which was a critical supply point between Kabul and the Soviet Union.
War in Afghanistan , October 11, 2007- Solang Pass, Afghanistan

A Russian armored vehicle lies abandoned in a ditch at the entrance to the tunnel under the Salang Pass in Afghanistan on October 11, 2007. The Soviets were continually ambushed at the tunnel which was a critical supply point between Kabul and the Soviet Union.