Wednesday, November 3, 2010

Training of Afghan's in Australia Causes Stir | PRC and Matiullah Khan

Reports of members of the Provincial Response Company - a part of the Afghan National Police under the Ministry of Interior - are training in Australia with the Australian Special Operations forces.  This has caused quite a stir as the PRC is part of a force in Uruzgan Province headed up by Matiullah Khan - a Karzai ally and warlord in that part of Afghanistan.  The Australian defence department has issued a statement about the training.  Read more in "Response from Department of Defence", The Age, October 29, 2010.

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