Army mother and son celebrate New Year in Afghanistan
Sgt. 1st Class Mirna Velez (right) and her son, Spc. Juan Flores, (left) enjoy a surprise reunion at Assistance Platform Rushmore. Velez is the Team Sergeant of the 240th Forward Surgical Team, 44th Medical Brigade, who was recently sent from Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan to provide supplementary medical capacity to AP Rushmore's existing aid station. (Photo by U.S. Army Capt. Jonathan E. Garvey, 3rd Squadron, 71st Cavalry Regiment Public Affairs Representative)

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