A British soldier from 28 Engineer Regiment, attached to 21 Engineer Regiment, was killed by a suspected member of the Afghan National Army (ANA) yesterday, the Ministry of Defence has said.
The suspected ANA member used small arms fire first on his colleagues, before turning his weapon on the International Security Assistance Force soldiers in Patrol Base Hazrat in the Nahr-e Saraj district of Helmand Province.
Next of kin have been informed.
More top news
The Government is launching a consultation on whether to move Channel 4 out of London, Culture Secretary Karen Bradley has announced.
The PM wants a simultaneous negotiation of how much we owe the EU in unpaid budget liabilities and a future trade deal with the EU.
The supermarket giant subsidiary will escape prosecution for false accounting if a court agrees the fine next month.