TAJI, Iraq - Philadelphia native, Spc. Keith Mason, a Soldier with Company A, 1st Battalion, 111th Infantry Regiment, 56th Stryker Brigade Combat Team, watches a street in Nadeem, west of Taji and just north of Baghdad, as an Iraqi Army Soldier and other Co. A Soldiers pause their patrol to talk to locals May 14. Iraqi Security Forces and Coalition Soldiers often discuss security concerns and other issues with locals during patrols.

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