Afghan soldiers and police, supported by British troops, have completed an operation to clear insurgents from the Lower Gereshk Valley, in the north of Nahr-e Saraj district.
Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has visited the British Army’s rapid reaction force, meeting its soldiers and learning about the equipment they use on operations.
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Defence Secretary visits Army’s rapid reaction force
There have been various misleading and inaccurate media reports this weekend speculating on the future number of soldiers and the future structure of the British Army.
Royal Marines from Zulu Company, 45 Commando Royal Marines, have this month been working with Afghan soldiers and local police in Nad ‘Ali (South) to provide greater security and stability in the area of Zaborabad.
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Royal Marines work with Afghan Forces to protect their communities
British soldiers and civilians working in Helmand province have taken on the local cricket team in a match designed to improve relations between the UK military forces and the local population they are working amongst.
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British soldiers take on local Helmand cricket club