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The debate about the military campaign
in Afghanistan continues to intensify
in the Sunday papers.
The Independent on Sunday says there is
overwhelming public support for pulling
out UK combat troops within a year.
A Comres poll of 1,000 people conducted
last week suggests 71% agreed with the
paper's call for a phased withdrawal.
The Observer claims that Mr Brown is so
alarmed about low morale among
soldiers' relatives he's planning to
offer them housing and employment help.
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