Last week I took a day trip to Parwan Province, which is just N/NE of Kabul, to visit the detention facility. We took an MI-8 there (it's the red, white, and blue one). No pictures of the facility, of course.
Looking out over the city of Kabul:
It's a quick trip of less than thirty minutes. Just outside the city, we saw tents of nomadic people with their flocks of sheep:
A dusty, deserted traffic circle, just over the mountains from Kabul:
Flashback to a different time on Valencia Street
2 hours ago