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Dead UK troops to be named

Two British soldiers who were killed in southern Afghanistan by a person wearing an Afghan National Army uniform will be named today.

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Afghan soldier suspect had a 'clean record' up to now

Deborah Haynes, defence editor for The Times newspaper, has told ITV News that the Afghan soldier suspected of killing two British soldiers had had a 'clean record'.

Speaking from Lashkar Gah, she said he would have had "plenty of opportunities in the past to unload his weapons" on Western troops, and that sources tell her he must have "flipped".

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