• Deploying to the MEAO - Day 18

    Wednesday 26 March 2014 by Alison Wishart.

    IMG_0577 resized sunrise looking sthwest from KAIA-N base

    Day 18 - not really here Today we arrived in the capital of Afghanistan: Kabul. We are staying at Kabul International Airfield - North (KAIA-N), home to defence personnel from many countries who have joined the fight against the Taliban. This is my second trip into Afghanistan – the first was to Tarin Kot (TK) but then we flew out to the UAE again. On neither occasion was my passport checked nor stamped. It’s as if the two military …

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