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1/6 Returns to Marjah

Story by Cpl. James Clark | Regimental Combat Team 1 | Date: 08.04.2011

MARJAH DISTRICT, Helmand province, Afghanistan – When Marines moved on the former insurgent stronghold of Marjah last year, they took the first step toward laying the foundation for the counterinsurgency strategy that turned the tide in Iraq but had yet to be proven in Afghanistan.

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