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6 January 2009

Daily Afghanistan (Kabul), Editorial

A source in the Defence Ministry has been quoted as saying that the national army will be equipped with light and modern US weapons. Officers of the ministry have reported that soldiers of Army Corps No 205 of Kandahar have been equipped with M-16 weapons, and other army corps of the National Defence Ministry will reportedly be equipped with similar weapons in the near future. Speaking in this respect, the Defence Ministry spokesman also says that the commando... (

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