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Royal Engineers in Afghanistan: Programmed for peace

As the war in Afghanistan enters its 10th year, the Royal Engineers are working relentlessly to help deliver peace and stability on the ground in the challenging conditions of Helmand Province. Declan Lynch reports on their work from Lashkar Gah.

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