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Britain to axe 20,000 troops


July 6th, 2012 - 8:07 am ICT by IANS
London, July 6 (IANS) The British Army is to axe some 20,000 troops as it undergoes a "fundamental restructuring" that is aimed at making the force "more flexible and agile".Defence ... Read more...

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Six British soldiers feared killed in Afghanistan blast


March 7th, 2012 - 7:02 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 7 (IANS) Six British soldiers were reported missing, believed killed, after their armoured vehicle was hit by an explosion in southern Afghanistan, the British Ministry of Defence (MOD) ... Read more...

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British soldier killed in Afghanistan blast


November 17th, 2011 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 17 (IANS) A British soldier died from an explosion in southern Afghanistan, the British Ministry of Defence has said.The soldier was serving with the 1st Battalion The Yorkshire ... Read more...

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Two British soldiers killed in Afghanistan


February 2nd, 2010 - 1:55 am ICT by BNO News
LONDON (BNO NEWS) -- Two British soldiers were killed in Afghanistan on Monday, the UK's Ministry of Defense said."It is with great sadness that the Ministry of Defence must confirm that two ... Read more...

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Britain to deploy 125 more troops in Afghanistan after heavy casualty


July 25th, 2009 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 25 (ANI): Britain has been forced to deploy 125 extra troops on the front line in Afghanistan even as the Chief of the Defence staff warned that more lives ... Read more...

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