Through a glass, darkly
Here's a stat that might surprise you as well: since January 16th of this year, 175 journalists from 37 different media outlets have embedded with the CF in Afghanistan. How many stories have you seen about the [Kandahar Provincial Reconstruction Team] - other than from the BBC? Now, how many ramp ceremonies have you seen?
The KPRT is doing fantastic work in Afghanistan, but most of us don't know much about it. Read about some of the fantastic reconstruction projects the Canadians have taken on here.