BOMB PATROL: AFGHANISTAN
WITH 15 days left in their deployment, Platoon 342 is looking forward to heading home to safety. First though, they have to clear several bombs from the 5km access road to the Taliban stronghold of Nowabad. Despite how dangerous it is, they giggle like children every time they blow up an IED to remove the threat. Then, however, they’re greeted with gunfire in Nowabad.