The Canadian Press

2014-03-12 | Afghan-Canada-Withdrawal

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The last 100 Canadian Forces soldiers on duty in Afghanistan saw their three year training mission for Afghan security forces formally come to an end at a ceremonial flag-lowering at the Canadian embassy in Kabul. Canadian Press reporter Murray Brewster had details.

Date: 2014-03-12
Placeline: Kabul, Afghanistan
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 37 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << it wasn't understated ceremony held under sunny skies and heavy guard at NATO headquarters in Kabul brought to an end just over a dozen years of military involvement dignitaries Canadian and allied alike raise the country's involvement in sacrifice pleading commandos hunting al Qaeda first troops to ground in late two thousand and one and they were followed by as many as forty thousand others rotating different campaigns including five year combat mission can war cost the lives of one hundred fifty eight soldiers one diplomat one journalist into civilian contractors reduced this couple >>

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