Waterpur Fight

U.S. Army soldiers watch the surrounding hills for insurgents while fellow soldiers race to their position, dodging heavy sniper fire during a three-hour gun battle in Kunar province, Afghanistan, Nov. 3, 2009. The 4th Infantry Division soldiers have been battling insurgent forces in the Waterpur valley since arriving in Afghanistan last June. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Matthew Moeller

U.S. Army soldiers watch the surrounding hills for insurgents while fellow soldiers race to their position, dodging heavy sniper fire during a three-hour gun battle in Kunar province, Afghanistan, Nov. 3, 2009. The 4th Infantry Division soldiers have been battling insurgent forces in the Waterpur valley since arriving in Afghanistan last June. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Matthew Moeller