Soldiers who taught Afghan Army return home
MONTICELLO, Minn. (AP) — A Minnesota National Guard unit that's spent a year training and coaching the Afghan National Army has returned home.
As expected, it was an emotional reunion for 120 soldiers and their families Thursday afternoon in Monticello. Hundreds of family members and friends filled the Monticello Community Center holding signs and flags.
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