House appropriators have include three C-17s that the Administration says it doesn't want in the full House Appropriations Committee's markup of the 2010 defense spending bill. Here, marines with 1st Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, board a C-17 airlifter at Manas AB, Kyrgyzstan, May 28, 2009, to deploy in support of NATO's International Security Assistance Force in Afghanistan, where they also will participate in counter-insurgency operations and training and mentoring Afghan National Security Forces.
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