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How 2 surgeons, bomb expert saved a soldier with a grenade in his torso

How 2 surgeons, bomb expert saved a soldier with a grenade in his torso

Health
It was a sunny spring day in eastern Afghanistan on March 16, 2006, when U.S. army soldiers in the Alpha Company headed out on patrol into the heart of Taliban country. Capt. Billy Mariani, Private Channing Moss and Staff Sgt. Eric Wynn were part of a convoy on the move, with Moss manning a gun in the vehicle. Also on the Humvee with them was an army medic named Jared Angell, whom the men called simply, “Doc.” Watch the full story on "20/20: The Good Doctors: Brilliance and Bravery," Wednesday, Sept. 13 at 10 p.m. on ABC. As the convoy entered a narrow stream bed, surrounded by higher ground, Wynn said suddenly there was a “pop.” “We’re under attack,” Moss said. “We just got ambushed.” The men got into position as bullets cut through the air; the bullets then became rocket-propelled gr
North Korea warns US over practice bomb run

North Korea warns US over practice bomb run

World
North Korea has accused Washington of pushing the peninsula to the "tipping point" of nuclear war after a practice bombing run by two US planes.Pyongyang branded the drill a "dangerous military provocation" in a region it dubbed the "world's biggest tinderbox".Image:The practice bomb run by US planes has been condemned by PyongyangThe show of force comes amid growing tensions on the peninsula after the nuclear-armed North launched its first intercontinental ballistic missile that some experts believe could be capable of reaching Alaska, and parts of the US West Coast.The US exercise, designed to "sternly respond" to potential missile launches by the North, saw the bombers drop the inactive weapons on a training range in South Korea.South Korean and American fighter jets also took part in t...