The Canadian Press

2007-11-06 | Afghan-Canada-MacKay

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Two rockets were fired at a forward operating base west of Kandahar November 6th while Defense Minister Peter MacKay was visiting. MacKay said he was impressed with how quickly his security detail acted. (Four soldiers received minor injuries when one of the rockets landed inside the base.)

Date: 2007-11-06
Placeline: Kandahar, Afghanistan
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 29 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << we heard the explosion we heard the the whistle overhead, we were told to get down we did thankfully again when when missions like this are under way you're given a very thorough briefing as you would expect we're told how to react, everything went like clockwork we were take it out of harm's way very quickly put in an armored vehicle, the people who I'm traveling with are consummate professionals >>

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