With only 5 days until withdrawal, the soldiers chatter that the Taliban are planning to make a move on OP Pride Rock.
Fighting for Survival
Kyle Petry discusses his journey from the war to home.
Adjusting at Home
The soldiers have two months left on their deployment, and the Taliban are pushing back harder than ever.
About to be Home
The soldiers are ambushed on the side of a mountain while out on a mission.
Learn more about the TOW, anti-tank guided missile, as seen in Discovery’s new series Taking Fire.
TOW: Anti-Tank Guided Missile
When a fellow soldier gets hit, Sgt. Chris Adams and others must run across an area of open fire to get him to the aid station.
Flipping the Switch
The first minute is the most important in the firefight.
The Mad Minute
Learn about this armed reconnaissance helicopter, the OH-58D KIOWA Warrior, as seen in Discovery’s new series Taking Fire.
OH-58D KIOWA Warrior
Learn more about the Korangal Valley, also known as the Valley of Death, as seen in Discovery’s new series Taking Fire.
Sergeant Shriver’s platoon receives orders to clear an emerging Taliban stronghold in the village of Omar.
Preparing for the Fight
After Sergeant Petry is hurt in an IED explosion, the soldiers work to get him help.
Angels from the Sky
In May 2010, a small unit from the 101st Airborne deployed to Afghanistan and filmed their experiences in the Korangal Valley.
Documenting the Mission
The 101st Airborne Division unit heads out on patrol as part of their larger mission to establish security in the Pech River Valley.