Lynsey Addario’s Photographs of Women in Combat

Women Shooting on the Front Lines

Years before the Pentagon’s official lifting of the ban on women in combat, Lynsey Addario saw the rapidly evolving role of female soldiers in Afghanistan.

via Lens Blog:

“Lynsey Addario, a  photographer for The New York Times, has extensively covered the war in Afghanistan, often focusing on female soldiers. She spoke with James Estrin about the Pentagon’s recent lifting of the ban on women in combat”