Afghan troop training faces challenges

Increased attacks on NATO allies by Afghan colleagues and worries of Taliban infiltration call plan into question.

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    As fears of Taliban infiltration mount, there is increasing pressure to get 195,000 Afghan soldiers through NATO-led training before the end of the year.

    But increased attacks by Afghan soldiers on NATO allies raise more questions about the eight-week training and the quality of recruits.

    Al Jazeera's Bernard Smith reports from Kabul.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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