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48th MDG responds in my darkest hour

BALA MURGHAB, Afghanistan – Army Sgt. Jonathan Sweetman, a White Platoon scout from Bulldog Troop, 7th Squadron, 10th Cavalry Regiment, scans for insurgent activity after receiving accurate small-arms fire during a reconnaissance patrol near Combat Outpost Delorean, Bala Murghab, Badghis Province, Afghanistan Jan. 9, 2011. The scouts patrolled following a four-hour complex ambush, and identified insurgent points of cover for future mortar missions. This photo was originally released Jan. 11, 2011. (U.S. Air Force photo/Master Sgt. Kevin Wallace)

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