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"The actual mission today for the Gurkhas (and a few Afghan police) was to escort other British soldiers who are administering development projects in Sangin" (Michael Yon).

How often do you see photos like this in British newspapers? Or hear about Brit-sponsored development projects?

Michael Yon continues to report from Afghanistan. He has high words of praise for the Nepalese Gurkhas fighting in the British Army, and some surprising and largely unknown news. You can find his latest report here.


Link thanks to Instapundit.

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