Securing Barge Matal
A U.S. Army Soldier calls for an airstrike on the hills surrounding Barge Matal, during Operation Mountain Fire in Afghanistan's eastern Nuristan province, July 12. Afghan national security forces and International Security Assistance Forces battled with insurgent forces
in the late afternoon, after quickly securing the village's key areas
early in the morning.
Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Matthew C. Moeller, 5th Mobile Public Affairs
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