Bagram, Afghanistan - IslamicStateof Afghanistan
AN AFGHAN SOLDIER READS THE KORAN NEAR BAGRAM.
An Afghan Northern Alliance soldier reads the Koran next to a
anti-aircraft heavy machine-gun on the road linking the International
airport Bagram and the capital Kabul on January 9, 2002. New Afghan
interim leader Hamid Karzai said on Tuesday he might ask the
international community to provide more foreign forces to patrol cities
beyond Kabul. REUTERS/Oleg Popov