The Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has welcomed a report which warns about the potential "paralysing" consequences of human rights legal claims on the armed forces.
Mr Hammond admitted he was "concerned" about recent court judgments which could make it "more difficult" to carry out operations.
He said: "I remain concerned about the challenge to combat immunity arising from recent court judgments.
"These could make it more difficult for our troops to carry out operations in the future, and they potentially throw open a wide range of military decisions to the uncertainty of litigation.
"It cannot be right that troops on operations have to put the European Convention on Human Rights ahead of what is operationally vital to protect our national security."
More top news
The Queen will push the start button from the grounds of Windsor Castle, beginning the race at 10am on Sunday, April 22.
Investigators want access to the firm's records amid claims illegally acquired Facebook data may have been used for political campaigns.
Anna Hursey is thought to be the youngest person to play for Wales in any sport at senior level.