A U.S. Army platoon patrols in the village of Jelawur in Afghanistan's Khandahar Province.
A U.S. Army platoon patrols in the village of Jelawur in Afghanistan's Khandahar Province. Hal Bernton/Seattle Times/MCT
A U.S. Army platoon patrols in the village of Jelawur in Afghanistan's Khandahar Province. Hal Bernton/Seattle Times/MCT

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