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On the front line with UK troops in Afghanistan


British forces are among the 15,000 Nato-led personnel involved in a major operation to oust the Taliban from two key districts in Helmand, Afghanistan.

The BBC's Ian Pannell and cameraman John Boon joined British soldiers as they begun their mission near Nad Ali under cover of darkness.


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