• An Afghan mother receives a handful of candy from a Soldier as her son eyes it during Operation Care at the Elsalam Egyptian Field Hospital near Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Operation Care is an all-volunteer organization made up of Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen and Marines, as well as U.S. Contractors, who disburse clothes, toys and shoes to the needy.

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    An Afghan mother receives a handful of candy from a Soldier as her son eyes it during Operation Care at the Elsalam Egyptian Field Hospital near Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan. Operation Care is an all-volunteer organization made up of Soldiers, Sailors...

  • An Iraqi child watches as U.S. and Iraqi Soldiers conduct a humanitarian mission in Baqubah.

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    An Iraqi child watches as U.S. and Iraqi Soldiers conduct a humanitarian mission in Baqubah.

  • Iraqi children show their appreciation to 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers, who provided humanitarian aid outside of a schoolhouse in Baqubah.

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    Iraqi children show their appreciation to 2nd Infantry Division Soldiers, who provided humanitarian aid outside of a schoolhouse in Baqubah.

  • An Afghan child holds a sibling as they wait to be seen by doctors with the Bagram Provincial Reconstruction Team during a medical civic action program in the district of Tagab in the Kapisa province of Afghanistan.

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    An Afghan child holds a sibling as they wait to be seen by doctors with the Bagram Provincial Reconstruction Team during a medical civic action program in the district of Tagab in the Kapisa province of Afghanistan.

  • Iraqi children watch as U.S. Soldiers conduct a routine meet and greet patrol in the Al Rasheed area of Mahmudiyah.

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    Iraqi children watch as U.S. Soldiers conduct a routine meet and greet patrol in the Al Rasheed area of Mahmudiyah.

  • Sgt. John Hubbart talks to Iraqi children outside a home during a routine visit near Hawijah. He is from 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.

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    Sgt. John Hubbart talks to Iraqi children outside a home during a routine visit near Hawijah. He is from 2nd Battalion, 27th Infantry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division.

  • An Iraqi child enjoys a cold drink near Hawijah.

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    An Iraqi child enjoys a cold drink near Hawijah.

  • An Iraqi child waits by her mother's side during a combined medical assistance mission with Soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division and Iraqi army near Mahmudiyah.

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    An Iraqi child waits by her mother's side during a combined medical assistance mission with Soldiers from the 10th Mountain Division and Iraqi army near Mahmudiyah.

  • Mosaa Tohid gets candy from 2nd Lt. Jason Campbell, a team leader in the 413th Civil Affairs Detachment, after a medical examination at an orphanage in Ghanzi city, eastern Afghanistan.

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    Mosaa Tohid gets candy from 2nd Lt. Jason Campbell, a team leader in the 413th Civil Affairs Detachment, after a medical examination at an orphanage in Ghanzi city, eastern Afghanistan.

  • Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Whitworth, from the National Police Transition Team, gives a soccer ball to an Iraqi child during a humanitarian mission in Al Furat.

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    Sgt. 1st Class Jeffrey Whitworth, from the National Police Transition Team, gives a soccer ball to an Iraqi child during a humanitarian mission in Al Furat.

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