Building a better Afghan army

Diaz, Carlos
July 2007
Airman;Summer2007, Vol. 51 Issue 3, p25
The article reports on the role of U.S. Air Force mentors on efforts to build and train the Afghan National Army. Airmen mentors have to deal with dangers everyday as they try to help the country fend for itself. According to Senior Master Sgt. Alfred Marasse, his daily precarious commute through the streets of Kabul is all just part of the job. Marrase knows that if the mission is successful, it will help take the burden off the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) forces.


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