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Afghans clear Sangin Valley prior to elections

Brigadier Gen. Yoo, commanding general of Marine Expeditionary Brigade-Afghanistan, met with leaders from coalition forces, Afghan National Army 2nd and 3rd Brigades, 215th Corps, and Afghan Uniform Police in order to discuss operation Oqab 144, a mission in the Sangin Valley, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Jan. 28, 2014. The operation is a process to eliminate hostile threats from the Sangin Valley prior to the April 5 Afghan presidential election to offer a safer environment for potential voters and the local populace. Brigadier Gen. Yoo assumed command of RC(SW) Feb. 5 in a ceremony at Camp Leatherneck. (Marine Corps photo illustration by Cpl. Joshua Young)



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This work, Afghans clear Sangin Valley prior to elections [Image 7 of 12], by Sgt Joshua Young, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:01.28.2014

Date Posted:02.08.2014 13:53

Photo ID:1164083

VIRIN:140128-M-PF875-087

Resolution:2000x1333

Size:544.01 KB

Location:FORWARD OPERATING BASE NOLAY, AF

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