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

American soldiers question a man who walked up on the American patrol. The American patrol received sniper fire all day causing them to look for scouts who might be telling the Taliban of their location during the patrol. The 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, A Company, operating out of Combat Outpost Lakhokhel in the Zhair district of Kandahar province searched several compounds and patrolled the village of Singesar and the surrounding area to talk to people of interest and to disrupt the Taliban operations closer to the main highway from Kandahar to Helmand province.
War in Afghanistan , May 20, 2010- Singesar, Afghanistan

American soldiers question a man who walked up on the American patrol. The American patrol received sniper fire all day causing them to look for scouts who might be telling the Taliban of their location during the patrol. The 2nd Battalion, 1st Infantry Regiment, A Company, operating out of Combat Outpost Lakhokhel in the Zhair district of Kandahar province searched several compounds and patrolled the village of Singesar and the surrounding area to talk to people of interest and to disrupt the Taliban operations closer to the main highway from Kandahar to Helmand province.