Taken in Kabul in October 2012, a staggering one third of individuals living in Afghanistan fall below the poverty line and even more are at risk of falling into it.
Many people see footage of Afghanistan only from news clips on the screens of their TVs. What you don’t see, however, is the natural beauty and splendor that can be found daily…
The photograph above depicts the change in Paghman Gardens — once a popular park on the outskirts of Kabul in Afghanistan — from 1967 to 2007. For more of Afghanistan, check out our fantastic gallery of 1960s Afghanistan!
For the full article, see Prose Before Hos: Perspective On 9/11 And The Invasions Of Iraq & Afghanistan.
This sign was found at a US military facility in Ramadi, Iraq. It reads:
“America is not at war.
The Marine Corps is at war;
America is at the mall.”