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Afghanistan Today, the GWOT Hotspot (The Afghanistan Scandal?) 3-11-14-Tue. (295 days to go)

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295 days to go for US troops in Afghanistan as they continue retrograde operations, packing equipment and closing US bases, in this still dangerous country. Keep US troops in your prayers as they serve in Afghanistan, as they are still suffering casualties.

Links from around the GWOT:

1.) With the 3 year anniversary of the heroic combat event approaching, and the deadline to award the Medal of Honor near, the Marine Corps beats the deadline. Read here about Kyle Carpenter, retired Marine who fell on a grenade to save his fellow Marine brother, who is reported to be nominated for his acts of valor in Afghanistan. Read the story at this link for full details: