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ANA 209th Corps combat engineers commence fully independent operations

Capt. John Forte, 420th Route Clearance Company commander, discusses an upcoming mission with an Afghan National Army 209th Corps infantry commander during a counter-improvised explosive device working group that meets regularly to help synchronize efforts across various Afghan National Security Forces and International Security Assistance Force elements involved. (Photo by U.S. Army 1st Lt. Brittany Ramos, Task Force Comet Public Affairs)



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This work, ANA 209th Corps combat engineers commence fully independent operations [Image 21 of 25], by 1LT Brittany Ramos, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:12.15.2012

Date Posted:01.04.2013 04:25

Photo ID:809652

VIRIN:121215-A-UT909-862

Resolution:2713x2449

Size:3.91 MB

Location:REGIONAL COMMAND-NORTH, AF

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