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U.S. troops in Afghanistan appear to have mixed feelings about the decision lifting the ban on women in combat positions. Some women already operate in combat zones. Hospital Corpsman Shannon Crowley is shown here with her Marine Corps team in Musa Qala, Afghanistan, in November 2010. Paula Bronstein/Getty Images hide caption

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String Quartet No. 6 in F minor, Op. 80 [1. Allegro vivace assai] Quatuor Ebène
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