Afghanistan

July 7, 2011 - 11:15 AM
Brig.-Gen Dean Milner, Commander of Canadian Forces Kandahar gestures as he leave after a transfer of command authority ceremony in Kandahar airbase in Afghanistan, Thursday, July 7, 2011.Canadian combat operations have ended and their troops will transition to a non-combat training role with up to 950 soldiers and support staff to train Afghan soldiers and police in areas of the north, west and Kabul.((AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)