Diamond Jubilee celebrations in Afghanistan for British Forces

A 'Jubilee Big Lunch' was organised in Camp Bastion where British troops are based
A 'Jubilee Big Lunch' was organised in Camp Bastion where British troops are based Credit: Ministry of Defence
Troops made sure there was the same amount of enthusiasm as if they were back in the UK
Troops made sure there was the same amount of enthusiasm as if they were back in the UK Credit: Ministry of Defence
As many people as possible got a chance to congratulate Her Majesty in their own way
As many people as possible got a chance to congratulate Her Majesty in their own way Credit: Ministry of Defence

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Queen's Commonwealth lunch

The Queen is at a lunch with the Commonwealth heads of state to commemorate her Diamond Jubilee. Protesters are outside demonstrating against the Sri Lankan president who is accused of presiding over human rights abuses.