An Afghan National Army Commando recruit applauds during a ceremony following the completion of the Commando Selection and Assessment Course on Nov. 24, 2013, on Camp Commando near Kabul, Afghanistan.
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Afghan Gunman Kills 2 Americans At Military Base Near Kabul
The attack happened at a base where Afghan special forces train.
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The Insider Attack That Should’ve Killed Me, Not My Friend
A Marine veteran recalls the circumstances that led to his friend’s death instead of his during an insider attack in Afghanistan.
Petty Officer 2nd Class Alejandro Salabarria, a corpsman with 2nd Marine Raider Battalion, is presented the Silver Star Medal during a ceremony at Marine Corps Base Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, Feb. 5, 2016.
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UNSUNG HEROES: The Navy Corpsman Who Killed The Shooter In An Afghan Insider Attack
When an Afghan commando turned on his coalition allies, Alejandro Salabarria killed the attacker and tended the wounded.