John Patten
Graphics

Photos from Afghanistan
 
 
Securing Soldiers Creating Narooz Insecurity in
Mazar
 
 
       Just below my gym in my hometown of Mazar-i-Sharif. Over Narooz New
    Year's there were 9,000 soldiers "protecting" the city, but really just
    created tension between three factions in the city. Luckily nothing
    exploded.