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

Roadside Threat

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Roadside Threat

A Marine from the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Brigade runs to safety moments after an IED blast in Garmsir district of Helmand Province on July 13, 2009. Soldiers traveling in Afghanistan face the ever-present threat of Improvised Explosive Devices, or IEDs.

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