Friday, January 21, 2005

9000 soldiers are still currently serving in Iraq

DUTY: 9000 soldiers are still currently serving in Iraq - a fact that has led to widespread criticism of Prime Minister Tony Blair.
Picture: Maurice McDonald/PA.
UK troops wounded toll in Iraq hits 800


ALMOST 800 British soldiers have been injured in the Iraq conflict on top of the 73 troops killed, it emerged today.

New figures released by the Ministry of Defence show the toll of injured has reached 790 out of the 55,000 troops who served in the invasion and in peacekeeping efforts since.

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War with Iraq:

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Al Jazeera (English)

Iraq Body Count

FCO - Policy towards Iraq

Iraq Watch

Justice not Vengeance

Ministry of Defence - Operation Telic

Voices in the Wilderness UK

UN - Office of the Iraq Programme

UN News Centre


US Central Command

US Dept of State - Iraq Update

Ministry of Defence

British Army

Royal Air Force

Royal Navy

Royal British Legion

Royal British Legion Scotland

Forces Helpline


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