The pics from the huge sandstorm during the invasion of Iraq are as surreal today as they were in 2003.
A US Marine Corps (USMC) M1A1 ABRAMS Main Battle Tank (MBT), assigned to 2nd Tank Battalion, D/Company, 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, 5th Marines, arrives in Northern Iraq, during a sandstorm. USMC personnel are in Iraq in support of Operation IRAQI FREEDOM. Camera Operator: LCPL ANDREW P. ROUFS, USMC Date Shot: 26 Mar 2003
From the Defense Visual Information Center, which I haven’t figured out how to link to pic preview pages on. This is image ID: DMSD0401588.