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By www.Army.milJuly 2, 2007

Pvt. Eric Riddle searches for role-playing insurgents through the scope of his M240B machine gun.
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Soldiers evacuate another role-playing casualty.
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Soldiers extract a role-playing wounded comrade.
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Soldiers prepare to clear a building.
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Spc. Ruben Casiano Jr. acquires targets and maintains communications while maneuvering a Stryker vehicle.
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Sgt. Richard Boone maintains a security perimeter around a Stryker vehicle. The Soldiers are bundled up because it is winter in Australia this time of year.
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Staff Sgt. George Adams (left) and Spc. Brenton Steckel monitor the Force XXI Battle Command Brigade-and-Below and Remote Weapons System screens in their Stryker vehicle, while looking for "enemy contacts."
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1st Lt. Luke Booth monitors communications.
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Soldiers roll to their next objective in their Stryker vehicles.
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Spc. Ruben Casiano Jr. uses his Stryker vehicle's remote weapon system to scan the area for "enemy" contact.
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Soldiers guard captured role-playing insurgents.
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