UK troops arrested over Afghanistan child abuse claims

BBC – Military police are investigating allegations of child abuse by two British soldiers in Afghanistan. The Sun newspaper said the separate incidents were filmed and shown to colleagues on laptop computers. The Ministry of Defence said it took such claims “seriously” and the Royal Military Police were investigating. The BBC understands that the two soldiers do not belong to the Mercian battle group as was originally reported by the MoD. The army is not willing to name their unit. Read Article