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Killed solider named by MoD

The Ministry of Defence has named the soldier who was killed in Afghanistan on Monday as Sapper Richard Reginald Walker from 28 Engineer Regiment.

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Afghanistan attack: 'Six British soldiers wounded'

A British soldier has been shot dead by a suspected member of the Afghan army at a patrol base in Helmand province.

An MoD official in Kabul, who asked to remain anonymous, said six British soldiers were also wounded in the incident, the Press Association reports.

The attack took place in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand Province

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