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Kandahar Nursing and Midwifery Institute

Attendees to the opening ceremony of the Kandahar Nursing and Midwifery Institute participate in the ribbon cutting May 9, 2012 in Kandahar, Afghanistan. The Kandahar Nursing and Midwifery will be able to train up to 800 students, both male and female, a year in nursing, midwifery, pharmacy, lab and dental services.

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This work, Kandahar Nursing and Midwifery Institute [Image 4 of 25], by SSgt Timothy Chacon, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.09.2012

Date Posted:05.11.2012 08:11

Photo ID:577810



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