120-strong Taliban army, Royal Marine 42 Commando, Camp Bastion, NATO, Afghanistan
A member of K Company of the Royal Marine 42 Commando seen here patrolling the streets of Nowzad the most remote, battle-scarred NATO outpost in Afghanistan's volatile Helmand Province.It is virtually surrounded by Taliban-loyal fighters and villages. It is situated 50 miles away from Camp Bastion, the UK forces' main headquarters.Intelligence suggests that the 120-strong Taliban army here has been reinforced by Pakistani jihadists wanting to martyr themselves against the British. November 2006"
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