200 Bulgaria Soldiers to Guard Afghanistan Airport in Kandahar

Politics » DEFENSE | August 4, 2009, Tuesday // 15:14
Bulgaria 200 Bulgaria Solders to Guard Afghanistan Airport in Kandahar: 200 Bulgaria Soldiers to Guard Afghanistan Airport in Kandahar

At least 200 Bulgarian soldiers will take part in the international security maintenance operation in Afghanistan which will guard the Kandahar Airport.

With an official ceremony in the North-Eastern city of Shumen on Tuesday Sixth Infantry Company has been seen off.

The mission is expected to be one of the hardest, because of the complicated situation in Afghanista.

The company's commander is Captain Ognyan Markov.

 

 

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