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46. chapter – Bria

Once the airplane landed, the battlegroup we made part received a new mission. The two platoons from our company, elements from cavalry

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45. chapter – “Operating” in Central Africa

For the first time since the beginning of the operation, we had a daily routine. Once everyone has successfully shaved, we put our stuff in one of the classroom of the old

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44. chapter – Priorities of an operation

The battlegroup arrived to Sibut at the end of the day. Another unit was already there and established a temporary base. Until the platoon chief went to the debriefing, I refilled the

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43. chapter – The journey to Sibut

Short after 6AM the battlegroup was on the move. I was excited and didn’t know where to look, because I wanted to see everything. The landscape, the lifestyle and even the scent

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