Major General Jeffrey Sorenson (L) and Major Greg Paul, wearing
set of US Army body army, are seen here on Capitol Hill in Jan.
The US Army has directed soldiers in Iraq and Aghanistan
to stop wearing
commercial body armor, insisting that only army-
issued armor has been
certified as safe and effective, officials said.
(AFP/Getty Images/File/Chip Somodevilla) 4/31/06