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ANA new elite snipers complete course

LAGHMAN PROVINCE, Afghanistan—An Afghan National Army sniper adjusts the sights on his M24 Sniper Weapon System 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 4 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:507735



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