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Operation "Jade Helm" Exercise to Begin on Wednesday

BIG SPRING/MARTIN CO., TX (KWES) -

The start of operation “Jade Helm” is about to get underway.

The large-scale military exercise will kick off on Wednesday.

There are two West Texas towns that have been chosen for troops to train at, those cities include Big Spring and Martin County.

There's no word on where the camps will be at in Big Spring.

The Martin County Judge tells NewsWest 9, the U.S. Special Operations Command plans to set up two camps in rural areas of the county.

The special operations will take place until September.

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