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Afghan Soldiers Finish U.S. Training


http://gdb.rferl.org/f89bc772-2116-40d5-8f2b-6fb247bb877a_w203.jpg --> http://gdb.rferl.org/f89bc772-2116-40d5-8f2b-6fb247bb877a_mw800_mh600.jpg A U.S. helicopter in action in Afghanistan (file photo) (epa) June 2, 2006 -- Sixteen Afghan soldiers are graduating today from a training program at Fort Bliss, in Texas.


The soldiers have spent five months in the United States learning to fly Russian-made helicopters in counternarcotics missions over their country.


(AP)

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