News Round-Up – April 13th 2016

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Here are some of the latest British military news stories making the headlines.

French And British Gear Up For Griffin Strike
(Forces TV)

Ex-Royal Navy captain faces ruin after losing High Court battle with Ministry of Defence after news of him losing ship’s command over bullying was leaked
(Mail Online)

New boat will help to ‘transform Royal Navy capabilities’ says BAE
(Portsmouth News)

RAF fighter jet sonic boom mistaken for TERROR ATTACK by horrified mum as planes fly at 760mph
(Daily Mirror)

U.S. F-22 Raptors make surprise deployment to RAF Lakenheath, UK
(The Aviationist)

Live-fire test for British Army’s new Ajax armored vehicle
(UPI)

First transgender officer in British army describes Afghanistan horror
(Liverpool Echo)

British submarines eye resuming Arctic anti-sub patrols after decade-long pause
(RT)

British army dogs get their own personal protection equipment
(Deccan Chronicle)


Special Mention

David Steare brought the following story to my attention.

Veteran with PTSD says he sleeps in his car
(BBC)

Disclaimer: all news stories are the property of their respective publishers. Any opinions expressed in the articles are of the person making them.

 

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7 responses to “News Round-Up – April 13th 2016

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