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Italian Alpini (elite mountain infantery) training in the Dolomites Mountains.­ They just spent several days in the very rugged mountains, training with ropes (rappelling) and carrying very heavy backpacks and military assault weapons.­

The Alpini are currently involved in the mountainous regions of Afganistan (as of 2012).­

For more information about the Alpini Troops, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Alpini.

For more info about the Dolomites, go to en.­wikipedia.­org/­wiki/­Dolomites.

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Dolomites Mountains (Italian Alps)
Strada Regionale N.48, Parco naturale Tre Cime, 32041 Auronzo di Cadore, Province of Belluno, Italy