February 05, 2010 BBC World News

The americans are the ones who made the ANA. they are the official army of afghanistan. the nato forces mainly americans and brits are training them to fight on their own. the ANA have strong roots with the Northern Alliance. the northern alliance is the a local army in afghanistan that has been fighting the taliban years before the americans came in. when the US came in we just trained the northern alliance. the countries been in civil war for a while now.