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    US Awards Medal of Honor for Heroics in Bloodiest of Afghan Battlesi
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    July 22, 2014 1:24 AM
    U.S. combat troops are withdrawing from Afghanistan, on pace to leave the country by the end of this year. But on Monday, U.S. President Barack Obama took time to honor a soldier whose actions while under fire in Afghanistan earned him the Medal of Honor. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more from the Pentagon.

    US Awards Medal of Honor for Heroics in Bloodiest of Afghan Battles

    Published July 21, 2014

    U.S. combat troops are withdrawing from Afghanistan, on pace to leave the country by the end of this year. But on Monday, U.S. President Barack Obama took time to honor a soldier whose actions while under fire in Afghanistan earned him the Medal of Honor. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more from the Pentagon.


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