Women in combat: Women stand for 'peace and gentleness'


The Pentagon has ended a ban on women serving in combat in the US Army. But should the UK follow suit?

During a discussion on Radio 4's Any Questions programme, Spectator and Daily Telegraph columnist Charles Moore said he would be sad if women in the UK would be allowed to fight on the front line because they stood for "peace and gentleness".

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