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War veterans turn to MMA

Soledad O'Brien makes her debut on HBO's "Real Sports" on Tuesday night (June 25) with an interesting piece on MMA.

Actually, it's more about war veterans turning to MMA as a way to combat against the memories etched in their minds from what they saw and did during the tours of duty as soldiers.

Here's a clip from the segment.

Tags: mma , hbo , real sports , video

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