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On patrol in Iraq

M. Scott Mahaskey, a photographer with the Army Times newspaper, has been traveling with U.S. troops in Iraq who are trying to protect innocents and stave off attacks from insurgents. These are some of the moments he's captured.

An Iraqi national guides a Mi-2 helicopter for landing, June 16, 2004 at Forward Operating Base Warhorse in Baqubah, Iraq. Recently, the Mi-2 helicopters, which are owned by the Ministry of Agriculture in Baghdad, have been approved to fly pesticide-spraying missions over date palm groves in central Iraq in the first use of Iraqi airspace by Iraqis since the outbreak of the war.