Images: Presence patrol [Image 4 of 11]
Photo by Staff Sgt. Charles Crail
A local Afghan girl watches a partnered Afghan and U.S. patrol as it passes through her village outside of Margah, Afghanistan. Sitting astride a major border infiltration route, Combat Outpost Margah and soldiers from Company C, 2nd Battalion, 28th Infantry Regiment, 172nd Infantry Brigade, serve as an interdiction force to stop the flow of foreign fighters into the interior of Afghanistan.