Soldiers from the Midlands in Afghanistan have sent festive messages back home.
Speaking from Khandahar Airfield, 9 Squadron sent this Christmas message.
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Generally dry with sunny spells, although there is a chance of isolated afternoon showers.
Any showers will die away during the evening, leaving a dry night with some clear periods.
Scattered showers around at first this evening will soon move away, as dry and clearer conditions arrive from the northwest.