Operation Eagle's Summit

Operation Eagle's Summit
Operation Eagle's Summit
Part of the War in Afghanistan (2001–present)
QRL Helmand 2.JPG
British troops of the Queen's Royal Lancers providing security for the convoy.
Date August 27, 2008 – September 5, 2008
Location Kandahar and Helmand Provinces, Afghanistan
Result Coalition victory.
 United Kingdom,
Afghanistan Afghanistan,
 United States,
Afghanistan Taliban insurgents
Commanders and leaders
United Kingdom Mark Carleton-Smith ?
UK: 2,000
Other ISAF: 1,000
ANA: 1,000
Total: 5,000
Casualties and losses
Canada: 1 killed, 7 injured[1]
UK: 2 injured
ANA: 2 injured
200 killed (NATO claim)[2]