We’re Still at War: Photo of the Day for December 21, 2009

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Morning light streams across a farm field in Fahama, Iraq, as Soldiers with 1st Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division dismount from their vehicles to search the area for caches of weapons and explosive materials. The BCT is securing rural areas for upcoming elections. (US Army photo by 1st Lt. Joshua Risher.)

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