An Aug. 12 story about Baumholder, Germany, businesses sending care packages to U.S. troops in Iraq, incorrectly identified Bernd Mai, spokesman for the 222nd Base Support Battalion.

An Aug. 7 article about troops mailing items back to the States contained incorrect information. U.S. Central Command guidelines prohibit bayonets, which were not officially issued to servicemembers, from being mailed home.

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