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July 23, 2020

Soldiers Standing

A federal government soldier, wearing a camouflaged helmet with an ammunition belt draped around his torso and standing with other soldiers in Agwu, Nigeria. Agwu was south of the breakaway Biafra’s capital of Enugu and the point through which Nigerian authorities said that they would open a “mercy corridor” to permit the entity of food and medicine to the stricken rebel state, July 17, 1968.

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