Soldier dies in Afghanistan

The MoD has announced the death of a soldier from 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment.

The soldier was killed by insurgents during an operation in the Nad-e Ali district of Helmand Province, Afghanistan. Next of kin have been informed.

British soldier killed by insurgents in Afghanistan

The Ministry of Defence have announced the death of a soldier from 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment in Afghanistan.

Spokesman for Task Force Helmand Major Ian Lawrence said:

It is with deep sorrow that I must confirm that a soldier from 1st Battalion The Royal Anglian Regiment has been killed by enemy action whilst deployed on operations in the Nad-e Ali district of Helmand Province.

The thoughts of all within Task Force Helmand are with his family and friends at this difficult time.

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