"Massoud Checking Taliban Position"
Legendary Panjshiri leader Ahmed Shah Massoud on a visit to his defence
line at front above Dashti Qala observes the
Taliban from a gun position. Holding off countless Soviet offensives in the
80's ,and being the only credible aversity against the Taliban in the 90's,
he was assasinated days before the 9/11 attacks by Islamic fundamentalists