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<img alt="" height="1" width="1" />Army asked for 2000 extra troops. Government sent 700

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Gordon Brown rejected a recommendation by military chiefs to send 2000 more troops to Afghanistan despite being warned that not doing so could jeopardise the mission against the Taleban, The Times has learnt. The Government instead chose to send only ...

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