TITLE

TRAINING IN THE FIGHT: EXPERIENCES IN AFGHANISTAN

AUTHOR(S)
Francis, James X.
PUB. DATE
January 2008
SOURCE
Engineer;Jan-Mar2008, Vol. 38 Issue 1, p58
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the involvement of engineers from the Missouri Army National Guard (MOARNG) in the training of engineers from the Afghan National Army's (ANA) 1st Brigade, 205th Corps in the volatile southern region of Kandahar, Afghanistan. The MOARNG engineers are tasked with reversing the trend of using the Afghan soldiers as laborers for coalition projects or as infantry troops inspite of their training as engineers.
ACCESSION #
34432924

 

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