Shoulder-to-Shoulder Teamwork

By Sgt. Tierney P. NowlandMarch 30, 2007

Staff Sgt. Manuel Sahagun greets an Iraqi Soldier before the operation.
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Staff Sgt. Juan Alba, Cpl. Joseph Casiano, Spc. David Tunstall and an Iraqi National Police officer patrol the market area.
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Spc. Ismael Gonzalez uses his scope to check for trouble.
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Iraqi Soldiers watch for insurgents who might be lurking nearby.
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An Iraqi Soldier peers over a gate as the owner prepares to open it for him.
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Iraqi Soldiers provide security for fellow Soldiers clearing a house.
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Iraqi Soldiers take a quick break in a courtyard during the clearing operation.
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The Soldiers finish clearing a house and move to the next one.
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Teamwork between U.S. and Iraqi Soldiers is evident throughout the operation.
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A U.S. Soldier provides security as Iraqi Soldiers enter a courtyard.
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Sgt. Tierney Nowland (the photographer of this slideshow) poses for a picture with Iraqi children during the operation.
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Pfc. Jason Kelly and an Iraqi Soldier work side by side.
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Iraqi Soldiers prepare to clear a house.
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An Iraqi Soldier provides security inside a courtyard.
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Staff Sgt. Manuel Sahagun maintains radio contact with his unit.
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1st Lt. Matthew DeWitt scans rooftops for snipers.
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British Maj. Gen. Gerry Berragan, deputy commander, Multinational Corps - Iraq, visits the Soldiers and asks about the unit's effective use of Stryker vehicles in urban areas.
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