Transporting US wounded in Helmand

Al Jazeera embeds with the crews who carry the US wounded out of southern Afghanistan.



    For US Marines battling Taliban fighters in Afghanistan, injuries are an everyday fact of life.

    Al Jazeera correspondent Clayton Swisher, embedded with the 82nd Airborne division in the southern Helmand province, travels with the air crews whose job it is to transport the wounded to field hospitals. 

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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