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United States Marine LCpl. Steven Paratore, right, and an unidentified colleague from Bravo Company of the 1st Battalion of the 2nd Marines fires a machine gun scan the horizon for militants as part of an operation to clear the area of insurgents near Musa Qaleh, in northern Helmand Province, southern Afghanistan, Friday, July 23, 2010. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)
Photo by: Kevin Frayer
United States Marine LCpl. Steven Paratore, right, and an unidentified colleague from Bravo Company of the 1st Battalion of the 2nd Marines fires a machine gun scan the horizon for militants as part of an operation to clear the area of insurgents near Musa Qaleh, in northern Helmand Province, southern Afghanistan, Friday, July 23, 2010. (AP Photo/Kevin Frayer)

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