Before the Battle: Creating Iraq in Wyoming for soldier training

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June 3, 2010 - 7:00pm

Last month a thousand Nebraska Army National Guard soldiers ran missions in Iraqi villages, interacting with Iraqi civilians and insurgents. All in the high plains of Wyoming. Mike Tobias embedded with soldiers during this so-called "theatre immersion" training experience. In the final part of his series of reports, he takes us on a tour of the backlot for this mock battlefield.



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