Kandahar, Afghanistan - IslamicStateof Afghanistan
US MARINE HELICOPTERS LAND AT KANDAHAR AIRPORT.
Two U.S. Marine CH-46 Sea Knight helicopters land at the Marine's base
at Kandahar International Airport, January 1, 2002. Marines and Afghan
allied forces executed a raid on an as-yet unnamed location in the
hopes of finding Taliban and al-Qaida forces. REUTERS/Pool/Rob Curtis