Marines patrol Afghan desert
Published 06/09/2009, The Jamestown Sun
Some 7,000 of the new U.S. troops ordered to Afghanistan are fanning out across the dangerous south this week on a mission to defeat the Taliban insurgency and to change the course of a war claiming American lives at a record pace.Word count: 548
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