Soldiers watch the US withdrawal from Bagram Airfield through the lens of Pokemon Go

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Did you know that Bagram, the largest U.S. military base in Afghanistan, is home to numerous Pokémon characters? The recently abandoned base once had a lively Pokémon Go community, offering troops and civilians a chance to catch and interact with the animated creatures, as well as socialize with each other. Though the country’s future is uncertain, veterans are – supposedly – hopeful that someday, they can go back and reclaim their Pokémon gyms. Read full article here

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