The mountains are beautiful! The local people are definitely different from their countrymen in southern
Of course the constant military and security presence color the culture with a darker hue, but I think I have gotten used to it. Every 100 meters or so in the city, and every 500 meters in the rural areas is a heavily armed solider or machine-gun bunker. Ah, life in a terrorist-ridden area!
Tomorrow we conduct a medical camp in a Muslim community. That ought to be interesting!