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Washington Post: Afghan army fights to prove its religious credentials

September 6, 2011

KABUL — As Afghan army forces constructed a new patrol base in a volatile stretch of Helmand province this spring, insurgents turned to one of their most effective weapons against the troops: They told local residents that their new, uniformed neighbours were godless “fake Muslims.”

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