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Helmand – Number of Shots Fired

Some interesting figures on ammunition expenditure and cost range for operations in Afghanistan. The cost depends on individual ammunition natures and contract costs. Quantities include

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After Afghanistan

A story marking the end of the combat operations in Helmand from the MoD… And the imagery that went with the story Am I the only one

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The Lion’s Last Roar

In 2004, the Army was still engaged in the conflict in Iraq and its leaders admit they were aware that they did not have the

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Bagpipes Time

Sunday morning culture Lance Corporal Hugh Mackay, piper for 4 SCOTS, plays the bagpipes following the Transfer of Authority (TOA) ceremony between his 4 SCOTS

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