More than 300 soldiers from Fort Carson gathered for a deployment ceremony Tuesday morning. Over the next few weeks, they’ll be heading to Afghanistan to work on the training of the Afghan National Security Forces.
In preparation for their mission, the Security Forces Assistance Teams from the 3rd Brigade Combat Team underwent cultural training for the last three months.
Their deployment ceremony was held at 10:00 Tuesday morning in the Special Event Center on Fort Carson. Their mission is scheduled to last nine months.
KKTV firmly believes in freedom of speech for all and we are happy to provide this forum for the community to share opinions and facts. We ask that commenters keep it clean, keep it truthful, stay on topic and be responsible. Comments left here do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of KKTV 11 News.
If you believe that any of the comments on our site are inappropriate or offensive, please tell us by clicking “Report Abuse” and answering the questions that follow. We will review any reported comments promptly.powered by Disqus
Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Questions or concerns relating to the accessibility of the FCC's online public file system should be directed to the FCC at 888-225-5322, 888-835-5322 (TTY), or firstname.lastname@example.org.