Alexander the Great presence still felt in modern Afghanistan, visual reminder a few miles away from American forces
Photo Credit: Staff Sgt. Christopher Blakeslee
Soldiers stationed at Forward Operating Base Apache, Zabul province, Afghanistan, can view the remnants of one of Alexander the Great's military fortification from their post. (U.S. Army photo courtesy of Maj. Kristian Leibfarth, 1st Armor Brigade Combat Team, Third Infantry Division, CTFR)
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