Claim: Photograph shows a helicopter making a rooftop landing in Afghanistan.
November 2003, a U.S.-led coalition launched Operation Mountain Resolve in the Nuristan and Kunar provinces of Afghanistan in order to disrupt anti-coalition militia (ACM) operations and prevent militia members from seeking sanctuary in the rugged Afghan provinces. The above-displayed photograph of the precarious-looking rooftop landing by a
Although the text that accompanied copies of this image sent via
| 10th Mtn. Div. Shows Its Mettle|
in Operation Mountain Resolve (American Forces Press Service)
Last updated: 7 September 2006