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Marking the passing of previous generations who have served this country. Contributions from comrades and families welcomed.

The passing of those who have served this country with distinction. Contributions from relatives and friends always welcom

Marking the passing of those who served this country with honour. Contributions from relatives and friends are welcome. See the next page for details.

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  • KP- Suicide attack leaves one civilian dead in Jalalabad city
    A civilian was killed following a suicide attack in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan late Saturday night. According to local government officials, the incident took place in Jalalabad city after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the 4th police district.
  • KP- Top al Qaeda leader operative killed in Nangarhar province
    A senior al Qaeda operative was killed following an operation in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The Afghan intelligence – national directorate of security (NDS) said Sunday that Abul Bara Al Kuwaiti, senior member of al Qaeda was killed in Nangarhar.
  • aa- 55 Taliban killed in clashes, Afghan forces lose five troops
    Afghan forces have killed 51 Taliban and lost five of their own troops in the latest crackdown against insurgents, according to Afghan authorities. Four others were killed when the explosives they were trying to plant exploded.
  • KP- Coordinated suicide attack foiled in Maimana city
    The Afghan intelligence – national directorate of security (NDS) foiled a coordinated suicide attack plot in northern Faryab province. A statement released by NDS said the intelligence operatives conducted a special operation in Faryab province, arresting two suicide bombers with a suicide vest.
  • Tolonews- Bodies of Four Women Found in Farah
    The bodies of four women who were killed by Taliban insurgents were found in western Farah province, local official said. According to the provincial governor spokesman, Jawad Afghan, the women were carried by the Taliban into the mountains of Farah's capital and shot dead because of adultery relations with men.
  • abcnews- Bombings Kill 4 Security Troops in Afghanistan
    A suicide car bomber killed three Afghan security force troops Saturday as a roadside bomb killed a district police chief, authorities said. The car bombing happened in Afghanistan's southern Helmand province, police commander Ghulam Sakhi Ghafori said. He said the blast on the outskirts of Lashkar Gah, the capital of Helmand, killed two police officers and a soldier and also wounded one civilian and five soldiers.
  • Tolonews- Massive Military Operation to Launch in Sangin
    A massive military operation will launch in Sangin district of southern Helmand in the coming days to clear the area of insurgents, local officials announced on Friday. Provincial Police Chief Gen. Juma Gul Himat said the security situation in Sangin is under control, but a military operation will soon be conducted to rid the district of terror so that residents of Sangin can return to their homes.
  • paktribune- New Afghan government calls on Taliban to join peace process
    After assuming office late last month, Afghan President Ashraf Ghani has announced that one of his priorities would be to reopen talks with the Taliban as he called on the insurgent group to respond positively to the peace dialogue that has been started by the previous administration.
  • BNA- Taliban Militants Suffer Heavy Casualties in Nangarhar
    In the latest operation launched by Afghan security forces, two notorious commanders of armed oppositions along with their 11 men were killed in Bati Koot district, Nangarhar province last night.
  • KP- Four women mysteriously murdered in Farah province
    At least four women were mysteriously killed by unknown gunmen in western Farah province of Afghanistan late Thursday night. According to local government officials, the women were shot dead and their bodies were left on a roadside in the central city of Farah.

British military casualties - Editorial policy

In the service of our country.

Eulogies for all personnel killed on UK operations in Afghanistan, Iraq and elsewhere are posted as soon as they have been released by the UK Ministry of Defence. Each eulogy we publish for men down in operations brings a lump to the throat. We are losing the best of the best. Politicians must ensure that, when the newspaper cuttings have faded, their sacrifice has had some meaning, has helped bring about a good result. Anything else would be a waste for which they will be eternally condemned.

There is invariably at least a 24 hour gap between the official release of news of an event and the naming of the dead. This is to allow families to be informed and proper eulogoies to be produced. Occasionally families request no euologies or comment. We abide by guidance we receive on such sensitive matters. We regret that information on those who sacrifice almost as much through grave injury is seldom released by the MoD for operational reasons, and so we are unable to pay tribute.

 

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