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In an attempt to reach a wider audience, the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has released 13 missing person and homicide posters in the Navajo language. The FBI is responsible for investigating violent crimes, kidnappings and other cases on Native American reservations. The posters were developed in coordination with the Navajo Police Department, BIA, and other agencies. (Photo/FBI)

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