US Forces distributed leaflets as part of a landmine awareness campaign in Afghanistan. Many Afghans have been killed or injured by landmines and unexploded ordnance which litter Afghanistan as a result of their many years of war.
Unexploded ordinance can kill! Do not touch!
Help us keep you safe!
A local Afghan child in Mazar-i- Sharif, Afghanistan holds up a leaflet December 17, 2001 warning people not to pick up unexploded ordinance. U.S. soldiers in Mazar-e Sharif have handed out more than 7,000 leaflets to help protect and warn the local populace of the dangerous conditions. Photo taken by USAF/Staff Sgt. Cecilio Ricardo