Army Specialist in Recruitment Ad Killed in Iraq

A Spanish-language Army recruitment video featured Spc. Astor Sunsin-Pineda. YouTube hide caption

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Army Spc. Astor Sunsin-Pineda of Long Beach, Calif., enlisted straight out of high school and was featured in a recruitment ad on Spanish-language TV. He was killed earlier this month by a roadside bomb.

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