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An Afghan success story in Uruzgan?

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Dutch troops in the Uruzgan province in Afghanistan, which neighbours Helmand, have succeeded in banishing the Taliban from the towns.

But critics say the Dutch forces under the Nato umbrella have ceded area to the Taliban in the countryside.

Damian Grammaticas reports.

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