Soldiers traverse muddy farm patches near an Afghan home while on a patrol near Forward Operating Base Lightning, Paktya province, Afghanistan. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Aaron Ricca)
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U.S. Army Maj. Sam Fishburne (front) and Capt. Matthew Houston (middle), operations and plans advisers to the Afghan National Army’s (ANA) 203rd Thunder Corps from 4th Brigade, 1st Armored Division, and Sgt. 1st Class Levon Mursier (center rear), a military intelligence mentor to the ANA from the 319th Military Intelligence Battalion, traverse muddy farm patches near an Afghan home while on a patrol near Forward Operating Base Lightning, Paktya province, Afghanistan, Feb. 20, 2013. The patrol was part of a mission to train ANA soldiers on radio communications. (U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Aaron Ricca/Released)