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U.S. Troops in Afghanistan Near a Decade of Combat

Evening in Kandahar

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Evening in Kandahar

U.S. soldiers in the 1/71 Cavalry return to base after a patrol June 3, 2010 in Walakhan, a village south of Kandahar, Afghanistan. Soldiers fanned out in the vast area south of Kandahar in an attempt to fight the insurgency and boost ties with the local population.

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