Thursday, 24 June 2010
Further Afghanistan Tradgedy
The MOD announced today.......Four soldiers have been killed in a vehicle accident in Afghanistan
The servicemen - three from 1st Battalion The Mercian Regiment and one from 1st Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment - died near Gereshk in Helmand Province.
They were part of a team travelling in a Ridgeback armoured truck to assist in an incident at a nearby check point when the vehicle rolled off the road and ended up under water.
An inquiry has begun to determine exactly what happened, but the MoD said no enemy action was involved.
The soldiers' families have been informed.
This bring THIS WEEKS DEATH TOLL ALONE to 18.
This can not continue!!!