A convoy led by Afghan border police and Afghan National Army vehicles is followed by members of 3rd Platoon, Comanche Company, 1-501 IN (ABN) (Task Force Blue Geronimo) out of Fort Richardson Alaska, as they travel to the village of Taroba located in the Terazai district of Khost province. The purpose of the mission is to conduct a biometrics sweep on the village in order to collect intelligence on local residents. International forces are increasingly relying on Afghan National Security... more »
Javier Manzano is an award-winning Mexican American filmmaker, director of photography and journalist best known for his coverage of Latin America and the Middle East. He has worked in over 40 countries around the world, earning him several honors including an Emmy award, two BAFTA nominations, a Pulitzer prize, the Bayeux-Calvados Normandy award for war correspondents and two World Press Photo awards among others.