Total of 404 UK service personnel killed in Afghanistan

Today's tragedy brings the total number of UK service personnel killed in Afghanistan to 404. Military operations began there in 2001 and since that time our region has played an important part.

It's also paid a heavy price. Many of those killed in the conflict were proud to call the West their home. As many lined up today to pay tribute to their bravery,

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Soldiers' Bodies To Return To UK

Five Warminster-based soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan.