Middlesbrough man killed in Taliban attack

A Middlesborough man has been named as one of two soldiers who were killed in Afghanistan on Friday morning.

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Middlesbrough solider repatriated

Corporal Andrew Roberts was described as a 'special and kind' man Credit: ITV

A Middlesbrough-born soldier who was killed in Afghanistan will be repatriated today. Corporal Andrew Roberts from the Royal Logistics Corps will be flown back to Brize Norton. The 32-year-old leaves behind a partner and 3 children.

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