Court rules Marine guilty of murder should be named

A Royal Marine convicted of murdering an injured Afghan insurgent should be publicly named, leading judges in London ruled today.

Two acquitted servicemen should also be named, they said.


Marine 'devastated' at life sentence for Afghan murder

A Royal Marine said he is "devastated" at being handed a life sentence for murdering an injured Afghan insurgent. Sergeant Alexander Blackman said he was "very sorry" for his actions.