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An Afghan civilian has his photo taken by a U.S. Soldier (left) on a joint operation with a Canadian soldier (right). The U.S. soldier is using the "Handheld Interagency Identity Detection Equipment ( aka HIIDE ) system" which captures the biometrics of individuals for use in the counterinsurgency campaign in Afghanistan. (Louie Palu/ZUMA Press)
An Afghan civilian has his photo taken by a U.S. Soldier (left) on a joint operation with a Canadian soldier (right). The U.S. soldier is using the "Handheld Interagency Identity Detection Equipment ( aka HIIDE ) system" which captures the biometrics of individuals for use in the counterinsurgency campaign in Afghanistan. (Louie Palu/ZUMA Press)

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