BBC Scotland reporter Cameron Buttle shows broadcast equipment in an army base in Afghanistan
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How does BBC news get to you from Afghanistan?

How do news reports from Afghanistan reach us on TV and radio?

BBC Scotland's Cameron Buttle shows how a news team broadcasts from a British army base where the Black Watch are stationed.

Satellite phones, night vision cameras and a combat nappy are some of the essential pieces of kit for a journalist.