Six British soldiers are missing, presumed dead, following an explosion which hit an armoured vehicle in Afghanistan, says the Ministry of Defence. It is understood the blast hit a Warrior Armoured Fighting Vehicle in Lashkar Gah on Tuesday.The group - which included five soldiers from the 3rd Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment and one from the 1st Battalion The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment - was on a mounted patrol.
A British soldier from 2nd Battalion, The Mercian Regiment (Worcesters and Foresters), has been killed in an explosion in Afghanistan, the Ministry of Defence has said. The soldier was working alongside an Afghan security forces' pa... Read Post
The soldiers are thought to have died when an explosion hit their armored vehicle in southwestern Afghanistan. This could be deadliest incident for U.K. troops since 2006. Read Post