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An Afghan national army commando inspects a cell phone during a mission in Kunar province, Afghanistan, Jan. 17, 2012. Coalition special operations forces advised the more than 100 commandos as they searched an Afghan village for weapons caches and known anti-Afghanistan forces. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Clayton Weis/Released)

An Afghan national army commando inspects a cell phone during a mission in Kunar province, Afghanistan, Jan. 17, 2012. Coalition special operations forces advised the more than 100 commandos as they searched an Afghan village for weapons caches and known anti-Afghanistan forces. (DoD photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Clayton Weis/Released)

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