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U.S. Troops Celebrate Thanksgiving in Afghanistan
While Americans prepare to gather at their Thanksgiving Day tables, U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan enjoyed a holiday meal at the U.S. base in Bagram. 

Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. troops take their lunch during Thanksgiving Day at the U.S. base in Bagram, north of Kabul. 

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: A Thanksgiving poster is pinned on the wall of a dining facility at the U.S. base in Bagram. 

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. Ambassador in Afghanistan, Karl Eikenberry, shakes hands with an unidentified U.S. soldier during Thanksgiving Day at the U.S. base in Bagram.

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. soldiers take their lunch during Thanksgiving Day at the U.S. base in Bagram. 

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. soldiers eat lunch on Thanksgiving Day at the U.S. base in Bagram. 

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. soldiers wait to receive food on Thanksgiving at the U.S. base in Bagram.

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. ambassador in Afghanistan Karl Eikenberry and his wife, Ching Eikenberry, listen to injured U.S. soldier Michael Young on Thanksgiving Day at the hospital of the U.S. base in Bagram. Young was injured by an improvised explosive device (IED) blast in Kandahar province. 

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. Army soldiers form the First Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division talk to each other on "Turkey Day" inside their base in Panjwai district in Afghanistan's Kandahar province. 

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Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

Nov. 25: U.S. Army Lt. Col. Johnny K. Davis, foreground center, congratulates 1st Lt. Jonnathan Rezendes of Massachusetts, left, on his promotion during a ceremony for the First Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division in Panjwai district.

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U.S. Troops Celebrate Thanksgiving in Afghanistan

While Americans prepare to gather at their Thanksgiving Day tables, U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan enjoyed a holiday meal at the U.S. base in Bagram. 

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