31 Aug '13, 7am

Today's front page: In the company of brothers Via @joshjonsmith

Today's front page: In the company of brothers Via @joshjonsmith

View Photo Gallery » Members of Easy Company and a security advising team climb up a canyon on a patrol to support Afghan security forces during a mission in Khost province, Afghanistan. Josh Smith/Stars and Stripes Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link Lightbox link CAMP CLARK, Afghanistan — “One more ridge line.” Strung out along a steep, rocky canyon in rural Khost province, the men in 1st Platoon had been hearing that all morning from the Afghan police lieutenant. And they would hear it many more times before the day was over. “ 'One more ridge line.’ You should make that the title of your article,” platoon leader 1st Lt. James Kromhout said as the troops sat to catch their breath. For nearly two hours they had been scrambling up waterfalls and steep, gra...

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