nejrab

Over there…

U.S. Special Forces Soldiers, attached to Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan, respond to hostile enemy fire during a firefight in the Nejrab district, Kapisa province, Afghanistan, May 27, 2014. USSF assisted ANASF and Commandos on an operation to disrupt insurgent freedom of maneuver in the area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Connor Mendez/Released)

Evening Quickie #soldierporn: Watcher on the wall.

An U.S. Special Forces soldier, attached to Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan, scans a valley from a rooftop during an operation in the Nejrab district, Kapisa province, Afghanistan. USSF assisted Afghan National Army special forces and commandos on an operation to disrupt insurgent freedom of maneuver in the area.

(U.S. Army photo by Spc. Connor Mendez, 27 MAY 2014.)

[Gives “taking the black” a fresh twist… -R]

U.S. service members, attached to Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan, rest after an extensive firefight took place during an operation in the Nejrab district, Kapisa province, Afghanistan, May 27, 2014. USSF assisted ANASF and Commandos on an operation to disrupt insurgent freedom of maneuver in the area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Connor Mendez/Released)

Horizon

A U.S. Special Forces Soldier, attached to Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan, scans an open field for activity after receiving enemy fire during an operation in the Nejrab district, Kapisa province, Afghanistan, May 27, 2014. USSF assisted Afghan National Army Special Forces and Commandos on an operation to disrupt insurgent freedom of maneuver in the area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Connor Mendez/Released)

U.S. Special Forces, attached to Combine Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan, watch as Afghan National Army Special Forces and Commandos clear compounds during an operation in the Nejrab district, Kapisa province, Afghanistan, May 27, 2014. USSF assisted ANASF and Commandos on an operation to disrupt insurgent freedom of maneuver in the area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Connor Mendez/Released)

U.S. Special Forces Soldiers, attached to Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan, respond to hostile enemy fire during a firefight in the Nejrab district, Kapisa province, Afghanistan, May 27, 2014. USSF assisted ANASF and Commandos on an operation to disrupt insurgent freedom of maneuver in the area. (U.S. Army photo by Spc. Connor Mendez/Released)