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Old 11-11-2015, 03:13 PM   #182
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Operation Herrick is the codename under which all British operations in the War in Afghanistan have been conducted since 2002.. The vast majority of these fatalities have taken place since the redeployment of British forces to the Taliban stronghold of Helmand province..


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Operation Telic was the codename for British operations in Iraq, which lasted from 19 March 2003 to 22 May 2011.. During the campaign, 179 British service personnel died (6 of them female) and many more were wounded...As of 24 July 2015, British forces have suffered 454 fatalities...
http://www.rmctf.org.uk/case-study/000031
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Britis...peration_Telic
http://www.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/articl...ter-amputation
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/worl...ghanistan.html
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