One Afghan Outpost Guards 100 Miles of Taliban Country

Along the 100 miles of desert that separate this province from Pakistan, there is only one, lonely outpost of police who guard the border. There are only a few dozen officers responsible for making sure weapons and supplies for the Taliban do not enter Afghanistan from Pakistan. There are no U.S. soldiers within 30 miles. After 7½ years of war, the border of Zabul on Afghanistan's side and Baluchistan on Pakistan's side is so porous and so out of reach for the few U.S. troops in this...Full Story
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