Horses in modern warfare

I was surfing the BBC Online for my daily news. (free your mind, stop watching Fox) Anyway, I came across
these photos of fighters in Sudan. Who said horses had
no place in modern warfare?

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/in_pictures/3714877.stm

horses for courses I guess.

"...........Who said horses had no place in modern warfare? ......."

Mr. Ed :-)