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Marines mock up Afghan villages

  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Marines dragged two casualties, an Afghan National Army member and a Marine, shot by the Taliban during a training session Thursday in a new mock Afghan village at the Bellows Training Area.
  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Ethnic Afghans posed as real Afghan villagers and the Afghan National Army for the mock exercise Thursday at Bellows Training Area.
  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Two men pose as Taliban fighters during the mock exercise.
  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    A man dressed as an Afghan villager ran from an explosion that signaled a firefight between the Marines and the Taliban.
  • DENNIS ODA / DODA@STARADVERTISER.COM
    Marines get combat training at the new facility.

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