Photos: Children caught in the crossfire

Soldiers ready a Shadow drone for takeoff at Forward operating Base Pasab. The unarmed drones are equipped with high-tech surveillance equipment.</p>

Soldiers ready a Shadow drone for takeoff at Forward operating Base Pasab. The unarmed drones are equipped with high-tech surveillance equipment.

After a firefight against several Taliban fighters at Combat Outpost Sangsar, a man brought his injured daughter to the base. She was hit by a piece of shrapnel in the crossfire and treated by U.S. medics.