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Afghan intervention 'a price worth paying'

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It's ten years this week since British forces arrived in Afghanistan, following the September the 11th attacks; and more than five years since they assumed responsibility for Helmand province.

The BBC's Paul Wood reports on what has been achieved in that time and examines whether the plan to withdraw combat troops by the end of 2014 will succeed.


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