Room With A View

[Mian Poshteh, Afghanistan; November 25. Image via Getty]

An Afghan girl watches from her house as Afghan National Army soldier stands guard during a search operation with US Marines of 2nd Battalion 2 Marines of 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade in Mian Poshteh in Helmand Province on November 25, 2009. There are more than 100,000 international, mainly US, troops stationed in Afghanistan to battle Taliban-led insurgents who are trying to topple the Western-backed government in Kabul and expel foreign militaries. AFP PHOTO/Manpreet ROMANA (Photo credit should read MANPREET ROMANA/AFP/Getty Images)