Monday Jul 7
the Big Interview: Taking nursing to a different level
CHERYL Kelser, 51, is a Great Western Hospital intensive care nurse and an RAF reservist corporal who has served two tours in Afghanistan with 4626 Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron.
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Sun Jul 06, 2014
Barking Moonbat Early Warning System
not a Very Brave New World
Don't think you'll see things like this in USA papers. Or maybe you already have.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Afghan forces battle for Helmand after troops pull out
LASHKAR GAH: Afghan forces battled the Taliban in southern Helmand province yesterday for a second week, officials and residents said, seeking to reassert control over a strategic district just weeks after the departure of US troops.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Territory falls to Taliban after offensive
KANDAHAR: The Taliban have established a foothold in southern Afghanistan in a ten-day battle against Afghan forces, locals said yesterday, as the army and police struggle to prove they can defeat the insurgents without Nato help.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Taliban kills dozens in major assault in Afghanistan
Hundreds of Taliban fighters have launched a days-long assault in Afghanistan to take back a former stronghold of the group, according to several media reports.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Rutland and Stamford Mercury
Soldiers walk proud on parade at Kendrew Barracks
Soldiers who dodged bullets, faced insurgents and helped train Afghan security forces for the last 11 months were on parade at their home base.
The Daily Star
800 Taliban fight Afghan troops
KANDAHAR: More than 800 Taliban insurgents have launched a major offensive in southern Afghanistan to try to gain territory recently vacated by US troops, officials said Wednesday, with 40 civilians killed in five days of fighting.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
The Poachers to make homecoming parade through Bedford
A homecoming parade will be given by The Poachers - The 2nd Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment - in Bedford on Tuesday, July 22. The regiment is also holding a ceremonial parade on Wednesday, June 25, to present soldiers with medals for recent service in Afghanistan.
Fri Jun 13, 2014
The Honours List 2014: Diplomatic Service, Overseas List and Commonwealth
Paul Brendan Gormley, MBE. Chief executive Disasters Emergency Committee . For services to the UK emergency humanitarian response to disaster-affected people overseas.
New role for the Royal Irish Regiment
A Foxhound Light Protection Protected Vehicle pictured at Camp Bastion, Helmand, Afghanistan.