A construction worker with his two sons in front of his home on the hillside.
About 20% of the city's 5 million residents live on the hills that surround the city. Running water was just recently installed in some homes here.
A child being treated by a French military doctor. France is the 5h largest contributor of NATO's international security Assistance Force.
A child posing next to a monument built to commemorate Ahmad Shah Masood, or the Lion of Panjshir. He fought against the taliban at the head of the northern alliance representing the country's ethnic minorities, until his assassination two days before September 11, 2001.
An Afghan child runs with a kite made by a French student association given by French soldiers on September 24, 2012.