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US Army soldiers attached to the 2nd platoon, C-Coy. 1-23 Infantry... News PhotoAfghanistan,Army Soldier,At The Edge Of,Attached,Bomb,Conflict,Dawn,District,Exploding,Hand Grenade,Horizontal,IED,Infantry,Kandahar,Platoon,Trigger,US Military,VillagePhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPUS Army soldiers attached to the 2nd platoon, C-Coy. 1-23 Infantry based at Zangabad foward operating base in Panjwai district hurls a grenade at a perimeter wall rigged with an IED trap to trigger a safe detonation of the bomb trap during a dawn operation at Naja-bien village on September 23, 2012. A total of 374 civilians were killed and 581 injured in August as a result of the war in Afghanistan, making it the second deadliest month for civilians since 2007, the United Nations said. AFP PHOTO/Tony KARUMBA (Photo credit should read TONY KARUMBA/AFP/GettyImages)