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Army chief: Real hope in Helmand

The man in charge of the British operation in Helmand province, Afghanistan, has spoken of the difficulties troops face on the ground, but said there was hope in the region.

The BBC's Kate Silverton spoke to Brigadier Tim Radford, Commander of Task Force Helmand, in Lashkar Gah.


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