Kandahar, Afghanistan - IslamicStateof Afghanistan
AN AFGHAN WALKS PAST AN ANTI-AIRCRAFT TANK ON THE OUTSKIRTS OF
An Afghan walks past an anti-aircraft tank at a check point on the
outskirts of Afghanistan's southern city of Kandahar January 14, 2002.
Afghanistan's fragile interim government relies on unpaid volunteers to
fill the rank of its new police force and army in the face of lawliness
following the over throw of the Taliban last bastion in Kandahar last
month. REUTERS/Zainal Abd Halim