In Qalat, Afghanistan, Senior Airman Felicita Torres-Perkins carries a tray of food supplements for severely malnourished children into the Qalat Hospital Aug. 10. The Zabul Provinicial Reconstruction Team is working with local heath officials to combat the causes of the high infant mortality rate such as unsanitary water supplies and malnutrition. She is deployed from McGuire Air Force Base, N. J., and wears the scarf in an effort to honor the customs of this region of the country.
U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Keith Brown
October 19, 2012
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