Wow. Our experiment is off to a great start—let's see if we can finish it off sooner than expected.
Afghan children on a rooftop watch a US Army Soldier below as he performs perimeter security during a mission in the village of Miricalai, Khowst province, Afghanistan, Nov. 11, 2009. The Soldiers are assigned to the 25th Infantry Division's Company D, 1st Battalion, 501st Regiment, 4th Brigade. (US Army photo by Spc. Christopher Nicholas.)