Target Tuesday: In Afghanistan, A Mortar Attack Caught On Tape

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A US Army medevac Blackhawk helicopter lifts off carrying a critically injured Afghan National Army soldier as his fellow soldiers watch at Combat Outpost Wilderness in Paktia provence, eastern Afghanistan. The ANA soldier was struck in the head with shrapnel during an enemy mortar barrage at the remote base in the mountains of eastern Afghanistan.