In the first days of February 2003 Russian border guards shipped about 590 tonnes of humanitarian aid to Afghanistan.
A regular shipment of humanitarian aid passed through the checkpoints of the Ishkashim, Kalaikhom and Horog border guard units, said on Saturday the press service of the Russian border guard troops in Tajikistan. 195 tonnes of wheat and 5 tonnes of vegetable oil were passed to Afghanistan.
Not that long ago, American soldiers would train their skills to counter insurgent and partisan military organizations. These days, they are trained to show resistance to the regular army of a potential adversary