Locals relax by the Sayad River, a popular picnic spot near Kapisa's provincial capital, Mahmud Raqi. A shooting of French troops last month in this otherwise placid province north of Kabul is being blamed on a disgruntled Afghan soldier.
Locals relax by the Sayad River, a popular picnic spot near Kapisa's provincial capital, Mahmud Raqi. A shooting of French troops last month in this otherwise placid province north of Kabul is being blamed on a disgruntled Afghan soldier. Jon Stephenson/MCT
Locals relax by the Sayad River, a popular picnic spot near Kapisa's provincial capital, Mahmud Raqi. A shooting of French troops last month in this otherwise placid province north of Kabul is being blamed on a disgruntled Afghan soldier. Jon Stephenson/MCT

Afghan soldier forged papers, deserted army before killing French troops

February 03, 2012 03:25 PM

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