Tuesday, May 4, 2010

A Small Victory in Afghanistan: Getting Kids to Stop Throwing Rocks

A Soldier from Maine (a member of the 172nd Infantry of the Maine Army National Guard) writes home on how he got some Afghan kids to stop throwing rocks at his troops every time the convoy passed by the boy's schoolhouse.  While not a huge advancement in the progress of the war - it is a little step forward.  Read "One small victory in Afghanistan", Portland Press Herald, May 4, 2010.  Read more news about the war in Afghanistan.

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