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Helmand Marines loosen reigns on local soldiers

Story by Cpl. Colby Brown | Regimental Combat Team 1 | Date: 07.06.2011

GARMSIR DISTRICT, Helmand province, Islamic Republic of Afghanistan — Punching bags and jump rope help, but you don’t really learn how to fight until you set foot in the ring.

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