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Enemy Inside the Wire A Murder Rattles German Soldiers' Faith in Afghan Allies

In mid-February, an Afghan soldier working at a NATO outpost opened fire on German soldiers, killing three and wounding eight. The attack has rattled German nerves and caused them to harbor doubts over the loyalty of their supposed allies. But the advantages to the partnering may be larger than the shortcomings.
Translated from the German by Josh Ward