Cameron and Nato leaders agree Afghanistan exit strategy

Prime Minister David Cameron says he has made a "firm commitment" to end British combat operations in Afghanistan by 2015.

All countries involved in the mission signed-up to a deadline at the Nato Summit, aiming to hand control to Afghan forces by the end of 2014..

Speaking at the summit in Lisbon, the prime minister said there will be a transition period in Afghanistan between early 2011 and the end of 2014.

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