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Tue Jan 22, 2013 6:45pm IST

1 of 24. A member of the Afghan National Police prays at sunset before the detonation of confiscated improvised explosive devices (IEDs) near Combat Outpost Hutal in Maiwand District, Kandahar Province, Afghanistan, January 21, 2013.

Credit: Reuters/Andrew Burton

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