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Iraq: Armed Forces

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 1247, tabled on 4 June 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many Peshmerga personnel have received training and support from UK forces personnel in Iraq.

Answered on

9 June 2015

Since October 2014 the UK has trained 1,408 Peshmerga and a further 120 are currently undergoing training.

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