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Syria: Military Intervention

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 18886, tabled on 7 December 2015

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, whether the UK Reaper supporting the US drone strike on Mohammad Emwazi in Syria on 12 November 2015 (a) used its laser designator capability to identify the target and (b) was armed.

Answered on

15 December 2015

I am withholding the information as its disclosure would, or would be likely to prejudice the capability, effectiveness or security of the Armed Forces.