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Thursday, June 14, 2012

Photos of the Day: June 14, 2012

US Marine Gunnery Sergeant Traves Bouten with Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) from 1st Battalion 7th Marines Regiment walks after a controlled explosion of Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) at Forward Operating Base (FOB) Jackson, also known as Sabit Khadam, in Sangin on June 14, 2012. The US-led war in Afghanistan has cost the lives of around 3,000 US and allied troops, seen thousands of Afghans killed and cost hundreds of billions of dollars.