Picture of the Day: Combat Outpost Ab Band, Ghazni Province, Afghanistan. Small dust particles striking the rotors of a CH-47 create a light show as the 73rd Cavalry Regiment boards.
Check out: The best photojournalism from May in Afghanistan collected by the folks at The Atlantic’s In Focus photo blog.
Read: The Afghanistan #longreads piece this week was by Luke Mogelson in June’s issue of GQ: “The Great Taliban Jailbreak.”
Credit: Sgt. Mike MacLeod/US Army. Via.
I knew the US gov had alien tech!