Afghan, Coalition Forces Secure Barge Matal
Photo Credit: Sgt. Matthew Moeller (5th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Ft. Lewis, WA)
A U.S. Army Soldier calls for an airstrike on the hills surrounding Barge Matal, during Operation Mountain Fire in Afghanistan's eastern Nuristan province, July 12. Afghan national security forces and International Security Assistance Forces battled with insurgent forces in the late afternoon, after quickly securing the village's key areas early in the morning.
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