• search

UK considers sending more troops to Afghanistan

Written by: Staff
|

LONDON, July 6 (Reuters) Britain today said it was considering sending more troops to Afghanistan after commanders in the field requested additional forces.

''I can now confirm that I have today received advice on additional deployment and I am considering it, as a matter of urgency, with the chiefs of staff,'' Defence Minister Des Browne told parliament.

REUTERS SB BD1746

For Daily Alerts

For Breaking News from Oneindia
Get instant news updates throughout the day.

Notification Settings X
Time Settings
Done
Clear Notification X
Do you want to clear all the notifications from your inbox?
Settings X
We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. This includes cookies from third party social media websites and ad networks. Such third party cookies may track your use on Oneindia sites for better rendering. Our partners use cookies to ensure we show you advertising that is relevant to you. If you continue without changing your settings, we'll assume that you are happy to receive all cookies on Oneindia website. However, you can change your cookie settings at any time. Learn more