external “Looking Back To Move Forward: 13 Years Of Photographing Afghanistan”

— David Gilkey at NPR

And on an embed, you really do live with them. Every aspect of your daily life is the same as it is for the troops you are covering. They dig a hole in the dirt to sleep in: You get in, too. They eat a two-year-old MRE (Meal Ready to Eat): bon appetit. Maybe the only difference is that as a journalist, you don’t carry a weapon.

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