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Parwan children graduate language arts program

A young Afghan girl awaits the beginning of the graduation ceremony for The Cat in the Hat Language Arts Center on Bagram Air Field, Afghanistan, Aug. 26, 2012. Graduates received diplomas after learning English taught by volunteers comprised of service members, civilians and interpreters. The program is an instrumental tool for the counterinsurgency movement, as well as for the education of the Afghan youth in Parwan province.



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This work, Parwan children graduate language arts program [Image 8 of 9], by SSG Anna Rutherford, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:08.26.2012

Date Posted:08.29.2012 01:53

Photo ID:653578

VIRIN:120826-A-XO441-036

Resolution:2100x1500

Size:975.92 KB

Location:PARWAN PROVINCE, AFGlobe

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