AP Monthly Staff Photo Contest

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U.S. Military Hopes to Learn from Victim of Chimp Attack

Photos by Charles Krupa Charla Nash never served in the military. She was horribly disfigured, not in combat, but in a 2009 attack by a rampaging chimpanzee. The Pentagon, though, is watching her recovery closely.