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A blackout from the battlefield

On June 7, 2010, five members of the 2-327th Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division were killed in Afghanistan. When the military imposed a communications blackout, their wives saw one another through a dark space between the last text message and a knock at the door.

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