Afghanistan: The Lion's last Roar? Tonight, 9pm, BBC Two
At least they had the decency to wait until that piece of nonsense Our Girl (BBC One) came to an end. Far from romance on the frontline, this two-part documentary looks at Britain's 21st-century Afghan adventure, which started eight years ago and cost the lives of more than 450 soldiers, not to mention Afghans wounded and killed, Taliban or not. Was it all for nothing?
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