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Marines Uncover Weapons, Drugs in Taliban Stronghold

Cpl. John Mensch with Combined Anti Armor Team 1, 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, uses an axe to clear away loose bricks from a false wall after discovering illegal drugs and improvised explosive device making material while searching a compound in Nawa District, Helmand province, Afghanistan, Oct. 19, 2009. CAAT 1 and Marines with Weapons Company, 1/5, conducted a two day operation to clear out local villages known to be used by enemy insurgents and to rid commonly traveled roads of IED's.



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This work, Marines Uncover Weapons, Drugs in Taliban Stronghold [Image 5 of 20], by Cpl John McCall, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:10.19.2009

Date Posted:10.24.2009 19:29

Photo ID:216636

VIRIN:091019-M-#####-432

Resolution:1920x2880

Size:903.77 KB

Location:NAWA DISTRICT, AFGlobe

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