Four British soldiers killed in road accident in Afghanistan
"Four British soldiers died when their vehicle overturned on the way to investigate an incident at a checkpoint near Gereshk, in Helmand province.
"Seven soldiers have died since the 300th casualty of the conflict was announced on Monday, making it one of the worst weeks in the nine years of the war in Afghanistan.
"Three of the four who died yesterday were from 1st Battalion the Mercian Regiment, and one from 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment, who were serving in Nahr-e-Saraj as part of a police advisory team."
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"Four British soldiers killed in road accident in Afghanistan", La Clé des Langues [en ligne], Lyon, ENS de LYON/DGESCO (ISSN 2107-7029), juin 2010. Consulté le 04/03/2024. URL: https://cle.ens-lyon.fr/anglais/archives/archives-revue-de-presse/four-british-soldiers-killed-in-road-accident-in-afghanistan