Sunday, April 17, 2011

April 17 11:30

MRAP with de-mining attachment. The Soviets left thousands upon thousands of mines prior to their departure. These kill and maim Afghan civilians every day. The expansion of US bases often requires de-mining the surrounding areas. On expanding bases, crews of Ethiopians are employed full time to do this, they work by hand in fields for the meager sum of $800/ month. We are able to observe their work through the wire.

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