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The British military marked a grim milestone Friday as the number of troops killed in Afghanistan surpassed the death toll in Iraq.

An especially bloody 10 days in Afghanistan's troubled Helmand province claimed 15 British lives, putting the total number of dead in that conflict at 184, the Defense Ministry said.

The British military has lost 179 soldiers in Iraq. Read full article »

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