We’re Still at War: Photo of the Day for November 30, 2009

Marines with Multi National Force-West circle an empty lot aboard Al Asad Air Base, Iraq, looking for scraps of metal, Nov. 20, 2009. Their base-wide cleanup effort is dubbed Operation Blue Spoon, and the goal is for Marines to leave the base in good order as they wind down their role in Operation Iraqi Freedom. (US Marine Corps photograph by Cpl. Meg Murray)