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US Army Sgt. 1st Class Stephen Roach, 16th MPAD, from El Paso, Texas, gets his hair cut in a barber shop in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 19.
US soldiers play video games at a new recreation facility in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 16.
Soldiers exercise in a gym at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct 16.
BBC correspondent Paul Wood broadcasts live from the roof of the Media Center in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 18.
A US soldier poses for a photograph after buying a traditional Afghan hat in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 18.
Afghan workers serve lunch after a district planning conference between NATO officers and Afghan counterparts at Camp Nathan Smith, an ISAF military base in Kandahar City, Afghanistan, on Oct. 20.
A contract worker cooks hamburgers in the dining facility at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 16.
US soldiers play baseball during a recreational game in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct.17.
US soldiers Pfc. Jacob Bladford (r.) and Spc. Luke Shimer, from the 4th Infantry Division, 1st Brigade, 1-66 Armor Battalion, eat a pizza in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 15.
US soldiers dance during "Salsa Night" in Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, on Oct. 16.
US soldiers from Scout Platoon, 2nd Battalion, 502 Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division, rest in their tent at Howz-e-Madad Forward Operating Base in Kandahar, Afghanistan, on Oct. 14.
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