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Posted: Sunday, Dec 14, 2014 12:30 am

Hansen: Afghan interpreters risked all for U.S., onslaught in Omaha

By Matthew Hansen / World-Herald columnist

The Omaha World-Herald

The Terps accumulate in a tiny vital room inside a low-rent unit formidable on Maple Street. There is an Afghan dwindle unresolved on a wall, though no paintings or posters or medals for use to dual governments.

There is usually a pot of bubbling Afghan tea, and a image of candy that sits inexperienced on a coffee table, and 7 immature Afghan group — a Terps — disposition brazen as they lay on each accessible chair.

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