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MoD owes soldiers duty of care - father

Soldiers and their families must be able to sue the Ministry of Defence for negligence in court, a father has told the BBC.

The MoD says proposals to assess compensation claims in-house would see better payouts for service personnel injured or killed in combat.

But Colin Redpath, whose son was killed in Iraq, says they should be held accountable by the legal system.

  • 14 Feb 2017