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Last of US Marines Leave Afghanistan's Helmand Province - Wall Street Journal
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:13:04 GMT

Wall Street Journal

Last of US Marines Leave Afghanistan's Helmand Province
Wall Street Journal
After several busy days and hundreds of flights out of Helmand province, the last of the U.S. Marines filed into helicopters around midday Monday, leaving behind a sprawling compound that for years served as a crucial base of the fight against the ...
Last Marines leave Helmand provinceU-T San Diego
In Photos: Last Of US, British Troops Leave Afghanistan's Helmand ProvinceNPR (blog)
US Marines, British troops end mission in restive Afghan provinceWashington Post
The Guardian -Defense One
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What Marines did in Helmand province - U-T San Diego
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 02:52:00 GMT

U-T San Diego

What Marines did in Helmand province
U-T San Diego
Before their departure out of Afghanistan, Brig Gen Daniel D. Yoo spoke to the Marines about their historic role as being one of the last Marines out of Camp Leatherneck in Helmand Province. — Nelvin C. Cepeda / UT San Diego/Twitter @NelCepeda ...

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The Lessons of the Dead in Helmand - War on the Rocks
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 13:03:53 GMT

War on the Rocks

The Lessons of the Dead in Helmand
War on the Rocks
Once in Helmand, however, descriptions of combat operations take center stage. In 2009, the British campaign was reaching a crisis point; they went on to suffer 106 fatalities that year (16 of which were Welsh Guardsmen) and a further 103 the next.



Sorrow, Memory, and the End of the Helmand Campaign - War on the Rocks
Thu, 06 Nov 2014 09:33:28 GMT

War on the Rocks

Sorrow, Memory, and the End of the Helmand Campaign
War on the Rocks
As I watched the American, British and NATO flags come down at Camp Leatherneck, marking an end to NATO combat operations in Afghanistan's restive Helmand province, a hollow feeling filled my chest. This reaction surprised me. I have been a critic of ...
Final Marines back from Helmand provinceOCRegister
1-star has confidence in Afghan security after leaving HelmandMilitary Times
Marines to return from Afghanistan's Helmand province ThursdayMarines.mil (press release)

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Continued violence in Helmand elicits disillusionment, fear as coalition departs - Stars and Stripes
Sat, 01 Nov 2014 03:04:48 GMT

Stars and Stripes

Continued violence in Helmand elicits disillusionment, fear as coalition departs
Stars and Stripes
The massive base, which has been a fixture in Helmand for most of the coalition's war, hosted the headquarters of Regional Command Southwest and as many as 40,000 personnel at its height. “The formal end of U.K. combat operations in Afghanistan marks ...
As Coalition Departs Helmand, Fear and Disillusionment RemainMilitary.com
Marines complete operations in Afghanistan, depart Helmand provinceHi-Desert Star
Afghans Assume Control of Helmand BasesFEDweek
WalesOnline -U-T San Diego -BBC News
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Marines and British troops end mission in Helmand - TheDay.com
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:41:46 GMT

The Guardian

Marines and British troops end mission in Helmand
TheDay.com
In an elaborate 20-hour departure mission kept secret to evade attack, the Marines and British forces ended their operations in Afghanistan by withdrawing from Helmand province after more than a decade of battles there tested both militaries' ability ...
US and British forces leave Afghanistan's Helmand Camp LeatherneckBaltimore Sun
A Hasty Afghanistan Pullout In Helmand: Our Marines Deserve BetterInvestor's Business Daily
After Afghanistan: What next for the troops?Mail & Guardian Online
KFGO -LubbockOnline.com
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Never mind crabs; in Baltimore, try Afghan food - Wausau Daily Herald
Thu, 20 Nov 2014 22:49:35 GMT

Wausau Daily Herald

Never mind crabs; in Baltimore, try Afghan food
Wausau Daily Herald
And as much as I enjoyed the company of my dining companions on my two visits, next time I go back to The Helmand, I am not sharing aushak with anyone. (Fortunately it comes as an entree as well as an appetizer, and can also be ordered vegetarian or ...

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Restaurant Q&A: The Helmand — An Afghan favorite in the heart of Kendall ... - Wicked Local Cambridge
Thu, 13 Nov 2014 21:38:57 GMT

Restaurant Q&A: The Helmand — An Afghan favorite in the heart of Kendall ...
Wicked Local Cambridge
Wazhma Karzai — owner of longtime Kendall Square favorite, The Helmand — didn't set out to become a chef. Karzai, 54, went to law school in her native Afghanistan, but she ended up opening her first restaurant in 1984 in Chicago, Illinois — just ...



Helmand hero 'was victim of friendly fire' - The Sunday Times
Sat, 15 Nov 2014 20:57:13 GMT

The Sunday Times

Helmand hero 'was victim of friendly fire'
The Sunday Times
THE bullet that killed a Welsh Guards officer in Afghanistan in 2009 was of the type fired by a British Army machinegun, according to a newly discovered Ministry of Defence ballistics report that indicates a strong possibility he was killed by ...



Family of Afghan officer slain by Taliban reveal hell of life in Helmand - Daily Mail
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 17:51:25 GMT

Daily Mail

Family of Afghan officer slain by Taliban reveal hell of life in Helmand
Daily Mail
The top police officer in Helmand has attacked Britain and America for destroying key equipment in their 'hurry' to leave Afghanistan - and accused western forces of leaving too soon. As death rates for Afghan forces soar in the wake of the Nato ...
16 Taliban militants killed, 2 others injured in Helmand provinceKhaama Press

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