27 Oct '14, 6pm

Afghanistan -- Marines, Brits turn over Helmand Bases to Afghan Forces:

Marines, Brits Turn Over Helmand Bases to Afghan Forces By Marine Corps 1st Lt. Skye Martin Regional Command Southwest HELMAND PROVINCE, Afghanistan, Oct. 27, 2014 – U.S. Marines and service members from the United Kingdom left Regional Command Southwest in Afghanistan’s Helmand province today, turning their facilities over to the Afghan security forces. Marines and sailors with Marine Expeditionary Brigade Afghanistan load onto a KC-130 aircraft at Camp Bastion in Afghanistan’s Helmand province, Oct. 27, 2014. The Marine Corps ended its mission in Helmand province the day prior. U.S. Marine Corps photo by Staff Sgt. John Jackson (Click photo for screen-resolution image);high-resolution image available. The lift-off followed a ceremony held at the former command post of Marine Expeditionary Brigade Afghanistan at Camp Leatherneck, signifying the transfer of Camps Bastion a...

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