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Bob Ainsworth on British troops in Afghanistan

Former Defence Secretary Bob Ainsworth on why he thinks the UK was right to go into Afghanistan and his fears of "mixed messages" from the new government.

But the PCS union's Mark Serwotka disagrees. No government minister was available for interview ahead of Thursday's debate in Parliament.

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