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For the people of Afghanistan their country is more than just a war-zone, it’s home for their family, friends and everything they hold dear. We’ll travel with Army Sgt. Warren Wright to Ma’ruf district Kandahar province to follow a group of women who support the Afghanistan Ministry of Public Health and coalition special operations forces with engaging local women to offer them much needed medical care and preventative medicine training.



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This work, Female Treatment Team support Afghan women, by SGT Christopher Hammond, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.14.2011

Date Posted:08.29.2011

Category:Newscasts

Audio ID:28165

Length:00:01:14

Filename:1108/DOD_100232515.mp3

Location:AF

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