Today was the launch of the British Legion’s Poppy Appeal. It was my privilege to attend the launch with my daughter, who now has her second poppy. 99 more words
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The UK government was made aware of the protests when a letter of complaint was delivered to the British ambassador in Buenos Aires. In it the Argentinian foreign minister, Susana Malcorra, declared the exercise scheduled to start later this coming week as “illegitimate” and that “the behaviour of the United Kingdom contradicts the principle of the peaceful settlement of controversies supported unanimously by countries in the region.” 371 more words
The 88th Brigade makes an assault from Gueudecourt at 14:05 during the Battle of The Transloy Ridges. All four companies of the 1st Battalion Newfoundland Regiment advance in line with the 1st Battalion Essex Regiment on their left. 1,447 more words
Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines this past week.
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