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Defence in the media: Sunday 6 August 2017

Defence news today includes reporting on mental health in the Armed Forces.

The Sunday People reported today on medical discharges from the Armed Forces.

An MOD spokesperson said:  

“We are committed to the mental health of our Armed Forces. The MOD works hard to reduce the stigma associated with mental illness, encouraging those who need help to come forward to receive the care they deserve.”

In incredibly inclement weather soldiers from 1st Battalion Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment paraded in Barker Barracks, Germany for Minden Day a regimental anniversary to commemorate their forerunners participation in the Battle of Minden on this day in 1759.

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