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Echo Co, 2/7 Marines Fight Insurgents, Assist Afghan Police

Echo stops insurgents from impeding on ANP success
Article by Cpl. James M. Mercure
Task Force 2d Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose

HELMAND PROVINCE, Sangin, Afghanistan – When the Marines here are not busy fighting against insurgents, they are spending countless hours patrolling with the Afghan National Police (ANP) to make it better at effecting change within its own community.

The latter has turned out to be a full-time job for the Marines of Company E, Task Force 2d Battalion, 7th Marine Regiment, Special Purpose Marine Air Ground Task Force Afghanistan, as they find themselves constantly engaged in firefights against a relentless enemy.
Echo Marines are indeed in a serious fight – one they are committed to winning.

“Everytime the Taliban engages in direct contact with Echo Company Marines, we make sure they pay a heavy price,” said 1st Lt. B

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Added: Oct-15-2008 
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  • Awesome read.

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  • / Your momma insults? Really?

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  • nice photo there,thx

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  • OMG OMG WHAT AM I GONNA TELL THE JUDGE
    I killed her with my dick?

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  • I hope that tears up your heart u brought it to your self talking about my mom

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  • the tittle should insurgents fighting the taliban

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    • It is correct as it reads. Are you a kick start or a pull start?

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    • no its not the taliban have the upper hand in Afghanistan u fukin idiot

      let me tell u what America is NOT a super power any more no body recognizes it except for Russia and the taliban Iran and maybe Pakistan
      thats why Russia invades Georgia not giving a flying fuk about your stupid ass opinion
      and the taliban....well they bombed your ass to the third world country ofcurse they know they can see u drop to your knees
      and Iran looks at u as a joke lol
      just wait soon the whole world will find ou More..

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    • Wow. Somebody is poopie today. Did your goat say no?

      Hey, Sorry but your message is absofuckinglutely unreadable. I tried, I really did. I speak a bunch of languages so maybe I can help.

      Like this one,"no its not the taliban have the upper hand in Afghanistan "
      You are correct. The taliban does not have the upper hand in Afghanistan. They have been Talibanned,taliwhacked and polly want a cracker.
      You talk alot about fucking me but I must tell you that I'm a guy and I sincerel More..

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    • I didn't think alcohol was accepted in Saudi? Do the royal family know you drink? That was the most amazing amount of school kid shit I have ever read in my life. I actually laughed out loud. Your Taqy'yah and Kitman needs some work.

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    • My moms been dead for 10 years so I dont know what elderly lady you were talking to. Kinky.

      that being said, I think you are upset at me. Is it because I'm not your dad. I thought we got past this. I apologised. But as I explained to you earlier...I would have been your father but the dog beat me over the fence.

      Woof!


      Kick start or pull start?

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  • and china just sits back giggling at your ass sins day 1

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