"On behalf of U.S. Central Command, we extend our deepest condolences to the family and friends of two fallen American Soldiers in service to our country. Staff Sgt. Ian P. McLaughlin, Operation Freedom's Sentinel Pfc. Miguel A. Villalon, Operation Freedom's Sentinel Their decision to volunteer to serve our nation during a time of war despite the risk is testament to their courage and patriotism. Their sacrifices will not be forgotten." - General Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr., U.S. Marines

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