The Battle of Bastion – Corrected Evidence Published
The Defence Select Committee have now published the corrected transcript of evidence regarding the attck on Camp Bastion in 2012
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This is a corrected transcript of evidence taken in public and reported to the House. The transcript has been placed on the internet on the authority of the Committee, and copies have been made available by the Vote Office for the use of Members and others.
The key sentence
Following the publication of the US review, I advised the Defence Secretary and the Chief of the Defence Staff that there was no reason to alter our assessment; that no further UK action was required in respect of events on 14 and 15 September 2012. That advice has been accepted.
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So there you go then.
Nothing to see hear, move along…