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UK Sangin handover 'logical decision'

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British soldiers are going to pull out of Sangin, the most dangerous part of Afghanistan. US troops will now take their place.

Around one hundred British servicemen have died in Sangin.

Colonel Stuart Tootal and the Evening Standard's defence correspondent, Robert Fox discuss why this is a vital handover.


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