Difficult task in Kunduz for Dutch troops

7th July 2011, Comments 0 comments

More than 160 Dutch troops left Eindhoven air force base on Thursday afternoon headed for the Afghan province of Kunduz, where they join a NATO police training mission.

The troops will be there to protect the Dutch police officers, diplomats and legal experts who will be training the local police and judiciary.

Before they left Defence Minister Hans Hillen told them they faced a difficult task The missions continues until mid 2014.

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