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Afghan police step up as foreign troops leave

Local police are being trained to become first line of defence in fight against Taliban as NATO forces roll out.

Last Modified: 07 Apr 2013 09:40
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As NATO troops continue to withdraw from Afghanistan, security is increasingly in the hands of Afghan forces.

Units of the Afghan Local Police are among those training hard to defeat resurgent Taliban fighters.

Al Jazeera's Imtiaz Tyab reports from Baghlan province.

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