On the frontline with British troops in Afghanistan

As Afghanistan prepares for an election, award-winning photographer Sean Smith, stationed with British Army troops during Operation Panther’s Claw, finds many soldiers becoming frustrated at the inexperience and lack of discipline of the Afghan National Army

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38 thoughts on “On the frontline with British troops in Afghanistan

  1. Fayaz Ahmad says:

    The British forgot there anglo-afgha wars and were humiliating defeated specially in first angle-afghan war 1839 to 1842 when only one major doctor returned safe out of the whole army.
    The Afghanistan is a grave yard of imperial powers.

  2. marvin pastorete says:

    Keep safe soldiers thank you for your services and sacrifice🇵🇭🇵🇭🇵🇭

  3. Jp ullas official says:

    I love army

  4. Afg Razgul says:

    Your a legend if you still alive after attack on Taliban

  5. Internet Explorer says:

    Thank you to these brave soldiers for your services.

    Lots of respect from China

  6. ian folan says:

    i hope they gave her a proper burial after finding her

  7. Commodore says:

    Whenever you need a meat plate you can always use the Journalists.

  8. SumTingWong says:

    I would just want to hear a british troop in the frontline scream "TEA!!!!!!!!!"""

  9. Adam Zaki says:

    Kerenan di flim perangnya giliran aslinya nembak angin

  10. 1:55 Those Chickens probably think the gunfire is just another sound of nature…

  11. Yorkshire_Tea_innit says:

    Looks like it wasnt going very well. lol. Why do we even bother? Half measure warfare, it sounds nice in the houses of parliament, but it just doesnt work.

  12. Samuel Li-A-Sam says:

    Love from the Netherlands you guys are lions and unstoppable 💪🏼❤️❤️🇬🇧🇳🇱

  13. Your dads boxer draw says:

    He fell asleep I’m dead

  14. connor hewitson says:

    Mordern warfare looks kinda diffrent ngl

  15. Paul Doherty says:

    Mumra the everliving

  16. Paul Doherty says:

    Thundercats hoooook

  17. Gerard voughn faust says:

    What a weak lame afgan army.

  18. Mason Ryan says:

    I’d go into battle with the brits anyday

  19. davidca96 says:

    Dont f with British Sgt's, its not smart.

  20. Swift sport says:

    can't wait to start my basic in October!

  21. Paul Miller says:

    🏴󠁧󠁢󠁳󠁣󠁴󠁿DDT REspect lads.

  22. Those Afghan troops can't even wear their helmets properly. Utterly hopeless.

  23. Iam_ Taylor says:

    Join a regiment. Not the normal army, full of egits

  24. Alex Smith says:

    They are inherently idle

  25. Colin O'Hare says:

    Can I get permission to use some of this footage please?

  26. Night Bot says:

    Try harder playing Fortnite:

  27. Matt Twinkletoes says:

    remember when the Guardian used to report news? These days all they seem interested in is LGBT supremacists and promoting communists. I cant imagine the guardian going to a war zone in 2020.

  28. Saqib Zaman says:

    That old man telling it straight

  29. Aruel Aruel says:

    Taliban yes,usa 👎

  30. Constructive Solutions says:

    This ain’t my war. All about religion and oil (natural resources)

  31. George Parker says:

    The Guardian. Pinko, lefty rag

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