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Saturday, October 13, 2012

'IED Whisperer' a lifesaver in Afghanistan

Staff Sgt. Jonathan Taber, above, of the 787th Explosives Ordinance Team, prepares a "BIP" (blow in place) to dispose of an IED found in Panjwai district. U.S. efforts to detect IEDs have improved to the point where most are found before being inadvertently triggered.