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Kurds: Military Aid

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 6652, tabled on 22 January 2020

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many Peshmerga soldiers were mentored by the UK in the last 12 months for which figures are available; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

29 January 2020

In conjunction with Coalition partners, the UK has delivered training to 2,273 members of Kurdish security forces in 2019, as part of our long-term commitment to the defeat of Daesh.