The body of a soldier from Lancashire is to be repatriated from Afghanistan

The body of a soldier from Lancashire who was killed in Afghanistan will be returned home later. Michael Foley from Burnley was killed by a rogue Afghan soldier who opened fire on troops at the British Headquarters in Helmand province. A Royal Marine also died.

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Pendle soldier flown home

A soldier killed in an attack on an army base by a rogue Afghan soldier has been named as Michael Foley from Colne.