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10/30/2012

COALITION MENTOR

An Afghan soldier watches a coalition force member use his radio during an Afghan-led security patrol to deny the enemy freedom of movement in Khak-E-Safed in Afghanistan's Farah province, Oct. 30, 2012. Afghan forces have been taking the lead in security operations, with coalition forces as mentors, to bring security and stability to the country's residents. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau

10/30/2012

ISRAELI PRESIDENT

Israeli President Shimon Peres, right, meets with U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in Jerusalem, Oct. 29, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen

10/30/2012

ARRIVAL CEREMONY

Israeli Lt. Gen. Benny Gantz, right, chief of general staff of defense forces, hosts U.S. Army Gen. Martin E. Dempsey, left, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, during an arrival ceremony at the Israeli Ministry of Defense in Tel Aviv, Israel, Oct. 29, 2012. DOD photo by D. Myles Cullen

10/30/2012

A CHILD'S HEALTH

A coalition force member assesses a child's health during an Afghan-led security patrol to deny freedom of movement for the enemy in Khak-E-Safed in Afghanistan's Farah province, Oct. 30, 2012. Afghan forces have been taking the lead in security operations, with coalition forces as mentors to bring security and stability to the country's people. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Sgt. Pete Thibodeau

10/30/2012

RESCUE RELIEF

The Coast Guard rescues 14 people from life rafts in the Atlantic Ocean about 90 miles southeast of Hatteras, N.C., Oct. 29, 2012, but two people remain missing. The first MH-60 Jayhawk crew hoisted five people into the aircraft, and a second helicopter rescued nine people. Crews took all to Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., with no life-threatening conditions. U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., Video Still

10/30/2012

COAST GUARD RESCUE

The Coast Guard rescues 14 people from life rafts in the Atlantic Ocean about 90 miles southeast of Hatteras, N.C., Oct. 29, 2012, but two people remain missing. The first MH-60 Jayhawk crew hoisted five people into the aircraft, and a second helicopter rescued nine people. Crews took all to Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., with no life-threatening conditions. U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City, N.C., Video Still

10/30/2012

SANDBAG CARGO

Army Staff Sgt. Kenneth Williams hands sandbags out the back of a cargo truck to help residents hit by Hurricane Sandy in Atlantic City, N.J., Oct. 29, 2012. Williams is assigned to the New Jersey Air National Guard's 177th Fighter Wing, based at Atlantic City International Airport. U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Matt Hecht

10/30/2012

RECONNAISSANCE PATROL

Soldiers conduct reconnaissance patrols to support Hurricane Sandy operations in Norfolk, Va., Oct. 29, 2012. The soldiers are assigned to G Company, 429th Brigade Support Battalion, 116th Infantry Brigade Combat Team, Virginia National Guard, which has been authorized to bring up to 750 personnel on state active duty. U.S. Army photo by Sgt. 1st Class A.J. Coyne

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