After Returning Home, Soldiers Find Sanctuary in Being Together on Outdoor Adventure Trips

The Korengal Valley is one of the deadliest outposts in Afghanistan and there are countless ways to die out there -- being pinned down by enemy fire in the deep valleys, roadside bombs or mortar attacks, just to name a few. But for the soldiers who make it back home, the absence of the men from their unit soon becomes a ghostly presence in their lives and surviving the war almost seems easier than readjusting to their old lives. War correspondent Sebastian Junger was embedded with the 173rd...Full Story
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