For almost a decade, the Soviet Union waged a war of pacification against a growing tide of insurgents rebelling against the Communist-led central government of Afghanistan. Funded by many opposing governments (including the U.S. through the C.I.A.) the the Afghan "mujahideen" never let up. The Soviet-Afghan War would become known as the "Bear Trap," as it sapped the Soviet Union of political influence, troops, and financial resources, eventually helping contribute to its total dissolution in 1991. These are the military issue Boonie Hats used in that campaign. Yet these were never used, instead waiting patiently for the chance to create a unique addition to your Cold War military collection!
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