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New batch of Mexican female paratroopers train for first jump

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Mexican Army female soldiers learn to be paratroopers at the #1A Military Camp in Mexico City, on July 19. 22 years after the last generation of female paratroopers have graduated, a new batch of 71 female soldiers are preparing to make their first jump.

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Mexican Army female soldiers prepare for jump training.

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A Mexican Army female soldier hits the ground during jump training.