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A German Soldier from the 2nd Company, Airborne Battalion 313 demonstrates firing the P8 pistol for U.S. soldiers from Special Operations Command Europe before the soldiers attempt to qualify for the German Schutzenschnur, the German Armed Forces Badge for Weapons Proficiency at a German/American partnership event at the Panzer Range Complex in Boeblingen, Germany. (US Army Photo by Martin Greeson) (Released)

Thirty Soldiers got the chance to earn one of the more rare badges allowed on the U.S. Army Service Uniform, the German Armed Forces Badge of Marksmanship, during a qualification range at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan, March 9, 2014.