The Week contest: Booze rescue

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This week's question: Germany has announced that before it withdraws its 1,100 NATO troops from Afghanistan, it will first fly home their huge stockpile of alcohol — more than 60,000 cans of beer and hundreds of bottles of wine and Champagne. What operational name should the German military give this boozy rescue mission?

Click here to see the results of last week's contest: Unseen art

How to enter: Submissions should be emailed to Please include your name, address, and daytime telephone number for verification; this week, please type "Booze rescue" in the subject line. Entries are due by noon, Eastern Time, Tuesday, June 22. Winners will appear on the Puzzle Page of the Aug. 1 issue and at on June 25. In the case of identical or similar entries, the first one received gets credit. All entries become property of The Week.

The winner gets a one-year subscription to The Week.

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