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ANA new elite snipers complete course

A French Infantry Mobile Training Team instructor checks the sights on an M24 Sniper Weapon System while an Afghan National Army soldier looks on during a sniper training course at Forward Operating Base Gamberi, Dec. 21. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Matthew Thompson, 7th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment)



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This work, ANA new elite snipers complete course [Image 5 of 6], by SGT Matthew Thompson, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.21.2011

Date Posted:01.08.2012 17:09

Photo ID:507734

VIRIN:111221-A-OB963-082

Resolution:1800x1196

Size:784.27 KB

Location:LAGHMAN PROVINCE, AFGlobe

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