Alelo Releases Training Software

Los Angeles-based Alelo, a spinoff of the University of Southern California providing language training software for the military, said Monday that it has released a version of its software for Afghan language and culture. The firm said that its Tactical Pashto Language & Culture Training System has been released to the U.S. Army and Marine Corps, where it will be used to teach communication and cultural sensitivity to the military. Alelo also offers the training software, which is based on a computer gaming environment, for Iraq and Sahel Africa.