SALT LAKE CITY (ABC 4 Utah) - Eight members of the Utah Army National Guard are on their way to Afghanistan for a year.
The members of the 128th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment will work with the Afghanistan International Security Assistance Force, ISAF.
The mission is part of Operation Enduring Freedom to help ISAF provided public affairs.
The group will train Afghan soldiers on the importance of media relations.
In addition to providing media support, the soldiers will also be journalists while on tour. They will provide print and video coverage on accomplished US military and ISAF missions