MagazineMay 11, 2011
On their recent mission to kill Osama Bin Laden Team 6 of the US Navy SEALS took along guns, protective gear, nightvision goggles and a whole host of other gadgets to get the job done. They also brought one important instrument that doesn't run on batteries or bullets, but on dog food. A dog of war.
A U.S. soldier drives a vehicle with his dog at the Forward Operating Base (FOB) Airborne in the mountains of Wardak Province, Afghanistan, July 6, 2009. REUTERS/Shamil Zhumatov