Images: Marines investigate insurgents' underground highway [Image 1 of 4]
Photo by Master Sgt. Chris W. Cox
The 2nd Battalion, 3rd Marine Regiment's Cpl. Tavares Taylor lowers a reconnaissance robot into an 80-foot karez as Markbot operator Cpl. Garrett Andrews guides it with the remote controller Sept. 23, 2009. The Marines were investigating tunnels in the district's karez system - a network of wells and tunnels hundreds of years old - that are suspected to have been used by insurgents as caches for IED making materials.
Date Posted:09.27.2009 07:47
Location:FORWARD OPERATING BASE DELARAM, AF