TITLE

Beefing Up LANGUAGE SKILLS

AUTHOR(S)
Cutter, Natela
PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
Soldiers;Apr2007, Vol. 62 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the mission of the U.S. Department of Defense's Defense Language Institute Foreign Language Center (DLIFLC) in Monterey, California, which the author asserts, is the government's premier provider of foreign-language training. It says that only months after the September 11, 2001 tragedy, DLIFLC set up a task force to build courses and train linguists in the major languages of Afghanistan, that is Dari and Pashto, as well as in Kurdish, Uzbek and Georgian.
ACCESSION #
24958373

 

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