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U.S. Marine Cpl. Kleber Villalva, a section leader with Echo Company, 1st Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion, cooks tuna with his makeshift kitchen during an overnight mobile post here, April 26, 2012. Villalva, a 22-year-old Houston native currently serving his third combat …
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From left, U.S. Navy Hospital Corpsman 3rd Class Cody K. Zimmerman and U.S. Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Christopher D. Ward, both with Golf Company, 2D Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 6, search for enemy spotters during an engagement …
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Sometimes you just need a woman’s perspective. In places like Afghanistan, Female Engagement Teams are there to do just that.  Sgt. Autumn Sekely, a Female Engagement Team 6 team member – originally from Pittsburg, Penn. – tells us what a …
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U.S. Marines with Combined Anti-Armor Team (CAAT), Weapons Company, 2D Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 5, conduct a satellite patrol through a poppy field in Marjah, Afghanistan, April 16, 2012. CAAT patrolled over a five day period to …
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Looking to the future of Afghanistan means equipping the people with the tools they need to successfully maintain security, business and stability after U.S. forces leave. ISAF Joint Command recently coordinated an Afghanistan Women’s Shura, enabling Afghan women to connect and …
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