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Syria: Military Intervention

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN HL11403, tabled on 14 December 2020

To ask Her Majesty's Government how many members of the British Armed Forces were in Syria on the latest date for which figures are available; and what is the mission of such deployment.

Answered on

21 December 2020

UK Armed Forces continue to play a leading role in the Global Coalition to defeat Daesh. The UK has around 1100 military personnel committed to counter-Daesh operations across the Middle East.