Afghanistan

Afghanistan: Inside Op Toral

When British troops withdrew from Helmand in 2014, that wasn't the end of the mission...

When British troops withdrew from Helmand in 2014, that wasn't the end of the mission. 500 British troops are now based in the Afghan capital Kabul on Operation Toral.  
 
Afghanistan: Inside Op Toral
Cameraman Roger Giles films British soldiers from the Royal Anglian Regiment and a Foxhound vehicle
 
Many of them work alongside the Afghan National Army. Others are in a force protection role, while RAF Pumas fly across the Afghan skies.  
 
Afghanistan: Inside Op Toral
Charlotte Cross interviews the Brigadier Charles Page, Chief Mentor at the ANA Officer Academy
 
Reporter Charlotte Cross and cameraman Roger Giles visited the war-torn capital to discover more about the British mission, and what the future holds.
 
Afghanistan: Inside Op Toral
The ANA Officer Academy, known as "Sandhurst in the Sand", is the British legacy in Afghanistan