On the cusp of durable success in Helmand
Recently returned from Helmand, Brigadier Patrick Sanders says the years of effort and sacrifice are producing results.
When 20th Armoured Brigade deployed on Operation HERRICK 15 in October 2011 to take over responsibility for Task Force Helmand, only central Lashkar Gah district was under the control of the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF).
Fast forward to just after the end of their tour in May 2012 and the final area of Helmand where British forces operate, Nahr-e Saraj, has begun the transition process.
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