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Troops leave for Afghanistan tour


Service personnel from RAF Wittering in Cambridgeshire have been preparing for a five-month tour of Afghanistan.

The 107 men and women from 3 Squadron RAF Regiment and Force Protection Wing are travelling to Helmand province.

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