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What does the future hold for Afghanistan?

It is nine years since the US and Britain began the invasion of Afghanistan. In this critical year before US forces begin withdrawing, where is the country heading and what are the chances of peace and prosperity for its people?

BBC correspondent Ian Pannell, who is leaving the country after two years, reports from Mazar-e-Sharif.

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