Four British soldiers die in Afghanistan, including a woman


This video from Canada says about itself:

Peace activists doing a “die in” in front of the Canadian Military Recruitment Center in Victoria, British Columbia on March 15th 2008.

From the Daily Mirror in Britain:

Four British soldiers have been killed in a roadside explosion in southern Afghanistan, taking the death toll since 2001 to 106, the Ministry of Defence said on Wednesday.

It said one of the four was believed to be a woman, the first British female soldier to have been killed in action in Afghanistan.

See also here. And here. And here. And here.

It’s a grim gauge of U.S. wars going in opposite directions: American and allied combat deaths in Afghanistan in May passed the monthly toll in Iraq for the first time: here.

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