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  • May 08, 2011
  • 09:38 PM

Military language training draws words of praise

Martha Quillin / The Republic
Since January, 64 paratroopers of the 82nd Airborne Division's 4th Brigade Combat Team have spent their days learning to read, write and speak basic Dari, the most common language among the people of Afghanistan, and delving into the country's culture and history.

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