Alex Majoli, April 2008
“I was in Pakistan traveling to the Chaman border pass that opens to the road to Kandahar, Afghanistan. The goal of the story was looking for Taliban in this area where many Taliban were taking refuge and where an apparent peace was reign, also here many logistics took place for Taliban fighting in Afghanistan.
The only way to travel here was driving, hidden behind tinted windows inside a truck. We didn’t want to get kidnapped. At one moment when we were out of the car, we saw many of them, unarmed. Some of them agreed to talk to us, and my fear dropped instantly. He told us he was going to back to fight after a few weeks.”