Mahalo for supporting Honolulu Star-Advertiser. Enjoy this free story!
HAWAII NATIONAL GUARD Hawaii Army National Guard Sgt. 1st Class Ryan Taniguchi, center, confers with a member of the Afghan Uniformed Police.
"The Army Guard captain said the troops he worked with “are good guys and they try hard, and we just hope for the best for Afghanistan in the future," said Reuben Kim.
HAWAII ARMY NATIONAL GUARD “My outlook is that they’ll be able to sustain that security in Afghanistan,” said Marco Hartanto.
HAWAII ARMY NATIONAL GUARD Hawaii Army National Guard soldiers including Sgt. 1st Class Ryan Taniguchi, left, and 1st Lt. Nephi Camacho discuss plans for checkpoints with members of the Afghan security forces.