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** FILE ** U.S. Army Spc. Cody Borawa of Unadilla, N.Y., of Tactical Command Post, HQ Company, 2-502 Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, looks for a Taliban position during a day of joint missions with the Afghan army in the Zhari district of southern Afghanistan's Kandahar province on Aug. 26, 2010. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)
Photo by: Brennan Linsley
** FILE ** U.S. Army Spc. Cody Borawa of Unadilla, N.Y., of Tactical Command Post, HQ Company, 2-502 Infantry, 101st Airborne Division, looks for a Taliban position during a day of joint missions with the Afghan army in the Zhari district of southern Afghanistan's Kandahar province on Aug. 26, 2010. (AP Photo/Brennan Linsley, File)

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