Photo of the Day | 13 September 2013 | Afghanistan Edition

Smoke rises from a burning vehicle near the U.S. consulate after an attack by a car bomb followed by a gunfight in Herat on Friday. Seven heavily armed Taliban suicide attackers struck the U.S. consulate in the Afghan city of Herat before dawn, setting off two car bombs and sparking a shootout with U.S. forces. (Aref Karimi/AFP/Getty Images)

John T. Bennett

John T. Bennett

Bennett is the Editor of Defense News' CongressWatch channel. He has a Masters degree in Global Security Studies from Johns Hopkins University.
John T. Bennett
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