|An archaeologist in Logar Province, Afghanistan (Shah Marai/AFP/Getty Images)|
Saving Afghanistan's Cultural Treasures
|Gilded face (Prof. Brent E. Huffman)|
Logar province, southeast of Kabul, is considered one of the most dangerous [provinces] in Afghanistan. It’s near Pakistan’s volatile Waziristan region, where armed militants roam freely across the porous border.
|French map showing Messe Aynak, Kabul|
|Great Afghan stupa at Mes Aynak (AS)|
|Mes Aynak,Tepe Narenj (isaw.nyu.edu)|