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Afghan security forces clear Nangal Valley, Kunar

Lt. Col Shams, commander of the 7th Kandak, Zone 1 of the Afghan Border Police looks up the valley as his subordinate units identify their positions during a pre-dawn mission to clear insurgent forces from the Nangal Valley in northern Kunar province, Afghanistan. The Afghan security forces captured several insurgents and weapons during the Afghan-planned and led operation Aug. 24, 2012.



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This work, Afghan security forces clear Nangal Valley, Kunar [Image 7 of 8], by MAJ Christopher Thomas, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.24.2012

Date Posted:08.28.2012 03:16

Photo ID:653029

VIRIN:120824-A-ED208-002

Resolution:3264x2448

Size:1.7 MB

Location:NANGAL, AF

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