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British soldier faces 10 years in jail after being arrested during anti-war demonstration
Posted By admin On November 11, 2009 @ 4:55 pm In Old Infowars Posts Style,World News | Comments Disabled
November 11, 2009
[efoods]A soldier facing charges of desertion for refusing to return to Afghanistan has been arrested and charged with five further offences after joining an anti-war demonstration.
Lance Corporal Joe Glenton led a protest in London last month against the continued presence of British troops in Afghanistan.
He was already facing a court martial but according to the Stop the War Coalition the new charges carry a maximum of 10 years imprisonment.
The group’s convener Lindsey German said last night : ‘This is not about breach of military regulations. In the last few days a range of military personnel have been speaking in the media in defence of this appalling war. I doubt if any of them have been arrested.
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