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Afghan forces braced for Nato operation in Helmand

Nato forces in Afghanistan are braced for one of the most dangerous missions of the past 9 years in Helmand.

Operation Moshtarak against the Taliban is imminent and Afghan forces will be playing a prominent role in the fighting.

Security Correspondent Frank Gardner reports from the Afghan army headquarters in Kandahar.


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