Eastern Afghanistan, Afghanistan
US SOLDIER MARKS BODY COUNT ON WALL IN AFGHANISTAN.
United States Army 10th Mountain Division soldier Jorge Avino from
Miami, Florida carves the body count that their mortar team has chalked
up on a rock, March 9, 2002 near the villages of Sherkhankheyl, Marzak
and Bobelkiel, in Afghanistan. The team said they have killed 40 plus
people, hit 12 vehicles and destroyed 1 mortar team near the villages
were an al Qaeda and Taliban stronghold came under intense bombing and
firefights as the coalition forces battled to root them out.