This is a new video showing a violent 4-hour firefight between U.S. troops and Taliban to take Antenna Hill in Afghanistan.
Click on link to play. Sound kicks in after about 10 seconds.
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Posted by Bill Corcoran at 11:33 PM
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Afghan soldiers along with Marines from Weapons Company, 1st Battalion, 1st Marine Regiment, Regimental Combat Team 6, engage the enemy near Patrol Base Lambadand in the Trek Nawa region of Helmand province, Afghanistan, Sept. 27, 2012. The Marines defended the base as they returned from a 4-hour patrol.
Posted by Bill Corcoran at 12:05 AM