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    Some British troops sent to the front line in Iraq were issued with only five rounds of ammunition, soldiers have told visiting MPs.

    James Gray, whose North Wiltshire constituency contains a large number of Army garrisons, said soldiers from the Royal Logistics Corps were given so little ammunition that they pooled it to give those on the front line more


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    sounds a bit suspect ...consider that I personally have expended hundreds of rounds this year to date....the recruits firing today expended in excess of sixty rounds apiece...and all this from a ramshackle army....surely the bits do not suffer from ammo shortages.
    Covid 19 is not over ....it's still very real..Hand Hygiene, Social Distancing and Masks.. keep safe

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      I think it was more down to supply problems than ammo shortages

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      • #4
        How ironic - a logs unit with supply problems.
        "The dolphins were monkeys that didn't like the land, walked back to the water, went back from the sand."

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