Liam Fox with British troops in Afghanistan
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Liam Fox: We must succeed before we leave Afghanistan

The Defence Secretary, Liam Fox, says the progress Nato forces are making against the Taliban in Afghanistan is "far from irreversible". But he said British troops would not be pulled out too early.

He was speaking during a visit to Afghanistan, where he's been meeting British troops.

The BBC's deputy political editor, James Landale, travelled with him to Helmand province.

  • 16 Jun 2011
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