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Army criticism 'cannot continue'


The head of the British army's interview with the Today programme has been viewed as open criticism of the way the government has approached the war in Afghanistan. Michael Evans, defence editor of the Times, and former defence secretary Malcolm Rifkind discuss whether generals and politicians should fight their battles in public.

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