It was actually taken on Sept. 22, 2004, when soldiers were unloading supplies in Afghanistan for a combat resupply mission.
Under the table, I could see that his combat boots were actually black sneakers, frayed at the seams.
To combat this backlash from a more technical perspective, Parker reminds the reader that he had already called in the experts.
1560s, from Middle French combat (16c.), from combattre (see combat (v.)).