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In a Wednesday, May 15, 2013, photo U.S. Army Lt. Col. Matthew Stader, left, listens to a briefing in Jalalabad, Afghanistan, alongside his Afghan counterpart, Brig. Gen. Dadan Luwang, commander of the 4th Brigade, 201st Corps of the Afghan National Army. Stader, of Annapolis, Md. and assigned to the 101st Airborne Division, is serving as an adviser to the Afghan brigade during the transition to leave Afghan forces in charge of security ahead of the 2014 drawdown of U.S. forces.

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Advisers strive for cooperation among Afghan units

With Afghan military and police now responsible for security in their country, U.S. Army advisers from the 4th Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division are encouraging the Afghans to share information in a combined effort to fight insurgents.


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