Sgt. Donald Carlisle, a military policeman, gives instruction on searching a detainee during a Female Engagement Team class Aug. 27, 2014, at the Regional Command-South headquarters on Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. The two-day class provided Soldiers with training that emphasized Afghan culture and customs, engaging Afghan leadership, and gender-equality issues relating to Afghan women. (U.S. Army photo by Staff Sgt. John Etheridge)

FET training teaches soldiers how to work with Afghan women

Even though International Security Assistance Forces troop numbers continue to fall throughout Afghanistan, there is still a need for qualified Soldiers to work with one of the country's largest groups: women....READ MORE



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