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The helicopter settles in the elephant grass, rotor wash flattening the six-foot-tall fronds.

The first man on the ground is Travis, a brawny Green Beret with a solemn demeanor. He scans the treeline, carbine at the ready, and the rest of the soldiers follow.

Three Ugandan troops lead the way as a trio of Americans disperse through the column, weapons at the ready.

On its surface, this is a simple mission. U.S. Army Special Forces, or Green Berets, have been ordered to “apprehend or remove” one of the world’s most notorious warlords from the battlefield, along with his top commanders.

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Image: Green berets prepare for extraction at the end of their patrol in central AfricaA helicopter circles while Green Berets prepare to be extracted at the end of a patrol seeking recent activity by the Lord’s Resistance Army. Mac William Bishop / NBC News

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Click link below for article and video:

http://www.nbcnews.com/news/world/inside-green-berets-hunt-warlord-joseph-kony-n726076

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