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SAS bosses forced to ‘beg’ government for money to treat war heroes wounded in secret battles in Iraq and Afghanistan | The Sun

SAS bosses forced to ‘beg’ government for money to treat war heroes wounded in secret battles in Iraq and Afghanistan | The Sun

SAS chiefs have had to beg millions from charity to patch up their wounded heroes, The Sun can reveal.

It has the emerged that the elite regiment has gone cap in hand for handout money to build a rehabilitation centre at its HQ in Hereford.

And its Navy sister service the SBS has had to do the same at its home in Poole, after the two units saw dozens of frontline troopers injured in secret battles in Iraq and Afghanistan over the last 15 years.

The Sun has discovered the Special Forces units were awarded a total of £5.2million…

Source: SAS bosses forced to ‘beg’ government for money to treat war heroes wounded in secret battles in Iraq and Afghanistan