U.S. soldier from Alpha Company 2nd battalion 27th infantry regiment, Task Forces Bronco shoots his sniper rifle at a Taliban insurgent position in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province near the border with Pakistan August 28, 2011.


U.S. Staff Sergeant Thomas Lemons of Alpha Company 2nd battalion 27th infantry regiment, Task Forces Bronco from Missouri, shoots his .50 caliber sniper rifle at Taliban insurgents in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province near the border with Pakistan August 28, 2011.

U.S. soldier Staff Sergeant Frankie Berdecia of Alpha Company 2nd battalion 27th infantry (the Wolfhounds), Task Force NO FEAR from Puerto Rico, operates a TOW missile system at Observation Post Mace in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province near the border with Pakistan August 28, 2011.

A U.S. Army soldier from Alpha Company 2nd battalion 27th infantry (the Wolfhounds), Task Force NO FEAR watches out from his bunker at OP Mace in eastern Afghanistan Naray district, Kunar province near the border of Pakistan early August 27, 2011. (REUTERS/Nikola Solic)

Afghan National Army soldiers look at a U.S. soldier from the top of their bunker at Observing Post Mace in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province near the border with Pakistan August 28, 2011. (REUTERS/Nikola Solic)

A U.S. Army Apache helicopter shoots a rocket at Taliban insurgents positioned in the mountains in eastern Afghanistan Naray district, Kunar province near the border of Pakistan August 27, 2011. (REUTERS/Nikola Solic)

A U.S. Air Force F-15 fighter jet fires flares after bombing Taliban insurgent positions in eastern Afghanistan Naray district, Kunar province near the border of Pakistan August 27, 2011.

A U.S. F-15 jet fighter leaves after an airstrike against Taliban insurgent positions in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province, near the border with Pakistan, August 28, 2011.

A blast is seen on the mountain after a U.S. F-15 fighter jet dropped a bomb at a Taliban insurgents position in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province near the border with Pakistan August 28, 2011.

Smoke rises over the mountain after U.S. F-15 fighter jets dropped a bomb at Taliban insurgent positions in eastern Afghanistan’s Kunar province near the border with Pakistan August 28, 2011.

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