GERMAN SOLDIERS ARRIVE AT KABUL'S AIRPORT.
German soldiers stand behind their equipment shortly after their
arrival at the International airport near Bagram, some 55 km north of
Kabul on January 11, 2002. A group of some 70 German soldiers arrived
in Afghanistan as a part of the International peace keeping forces. The
United States flew the first al Qaeda and Taliban prisoners out of
Afghanistan as its forces combed eastern mountains for diehard
guerrilla fighters. REUTERS/Oleg Popov REUTERS