In this Aug. 30, 2016, file photo, U.S. Central Command Command Commander, Army Gen. Joseph Votel, speaks to reporters at the Pentagon. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta, File)
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The Pentagon said Thursday it had opened an investigation after a video posted online appears to show an American soldier firing a shotgun at the driver of a civilian truck in Afghanistan.The incident is nestled within a three-minute video, overdubbed with hip-hop music, that is a compilation of macho, helmet-cam footage showing U.S. special operations forces at work in Afghanistan.Centcom chief General Joe Votel said he had seen the video.One gunner has a "Trump" sticker attached to his gun turret, indicating the video was shot in the past year.
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