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The situation in Logar worse than you can say

(B2)The Shank military base in eastern Afghanistan in Logar province is attacked almost every week, the commander of the 2nd contingent of the Czech Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT) said on his return home after six months there. He also said he was very satisfied, according to my Czech colleagues at CTK, that the 200 men they commanded had all returned home. 13 of the soldiers were, however, injured. The Shank base has been the target of several missile attacks.


Nicolas Gros Verheyde

Chief editor of the B2 site. Graduated in European law from the University of Paris I Pantheon Sorbonne and listener to the 65th session of the IHEDN (Institut des Hautes Etudes de la Défense Nationale. Journalist since 1989, founded B2 - Bruxelles2 in 2008. EU/NATO correspondent in Brussels for Sud-Ouest (previously West-France and France-Soir).