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With the war in Afghanistan starting to be controlled by Afghan troops, American troops train them in proper tactics, and techniques to keep them and civilians safe.
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Photo: Electronics Technician 2nd Class Ron Wilhelms greets his daughter after returning from deployment on Feb. 26, 2013 in Norfolk Virginia after completing an eight-month deployment aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Forrest Sherman. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 1st Class Lolita Lewis

Electronics Technician 2nd Class Ron Wilhelms greets his daughter after returning from deployment on Feb. 26, 2013 in Norfolk Virginia after completing an eight-month deployment
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Photo: Sailors conduct medical training during a flight deck fire drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70) in Coronado, Calif., Jan, 22 2013. U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Giovanni Squadrito

Sailors conduct medical training during a flight deck fire drill aboard the Nimitz-class aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (CVN 70
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Retired Air Force Col. Gail Halvorsen’s legacy is built on chocolate, bubble gum and hope. The military leadership here renamed the base’s C-17 aircrew training building after Halvorsen during a dedication ceremony in honor of the legendary “Berlin Candy Bomber.” …
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Sgt. Johnny Magnum shares his story about struggling with post-traumatic stress disorder, and his unique method for coping and overcoming it in the hope that it inspires and helps others to seek assistance. By Sgt. Justin Kuhl, AFN Europe ———- …
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