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Army engineers to Afghanistan

Parliament yesterday voted to send a unit of Slovak army engineers to Afghanistan to help repair the airport in Bagram. The expedition, which has been received with approval by Nato leaders, will last six months and cost Sk100 million ($2.1 million).

Compiled by Tom Nicholson from press reports.
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