Portraits of lives lost in Aug. 6 helicopter crash
Continued photo coverage of life and war in Afghanistan.
Aug. 26, 2011Afghan children wave Palestinian flags as they mark al-Quds Day or Jerusalem Day in Kabul. The late Iranian leader Ayatollah Khomeini declared the last Friday of the Islamic fasting month of Ramadan as al-Quds Day, a day of protest against Israel’s control of Jerusalem. Jerusalem is the third holiest site in Islam after the Saudi Arabian cities of Mecca and Medina.Dar Yasin/AP