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Britain to send more troops to Afghanistan

• The Guardian
Britain will send a further 500 troops to Afghanistan as long as the Afghans also agree to increase their troop deployment in Helmand, Gordon Brown said today.

The prime minister said that he had agreed in principle to increase the size of the British force, from 9,000 to 9,500, provided the Afghans supplied more troops, the right equipment was available and other countries made a contribution.

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