Mountain Blade: Partnership slices through historic Afghan pass
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Derek M. Smith, 411th Engineer Brigade
A soldier from 1st Battalion, 142nd Infantry Regiment, Task Force Hydra, stands watch outside a patrol base by the Salang Tunnel during Operation Mountain Blade, an emergency road repair effort to the Salang Pass section of Highway One in the Parwan province, Afghanistan, recently. Task Force Hydra assumed the security role of the operation conducted by engineering elements of Joint Task Force Empire, ensuring force protection to construction and support assets throughout the area.
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