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January 31, 1993 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hundreds of helicopter-borne U.S. troops swept this key crossroads city for weapons at twilight Saturday in a mission showing their prowess and the limitations put on what the U.S. military can do in Somalia. By 9 p.m., the soldiers of the Army's 10th Mountain Division had found a single World War II-vintage Enfield rifle--one voluntarily turned in by a resident. But their operation could last as long as four days. Officers from the division based at Ft. Drum, N.Y.
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January 31, 1993 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Hundreds of helicopter-borne U.S. troops swept this key crossroads city for weapons at twilight Saturday in a mission showing their prowess and the limitations put on what the U.S. military can do in Somalia. By 9 p.m., the soldiers of the Army's 10th Mountain Division had found a single World War II-vintage Enfield rifle--one voluntarily turned in by a resident. But their operation could last as long as four days. Officers from the division based at Ft. Drum, N.Y.
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