There was a small piece in the People Section of the Times today. Thought it might be of interest:
Link to Times site
Geoff Hoon admits that the burden of sending troops into battle hangs heavy after watching Wounded, a BBC One series that follows two soldiers injured in Afghanistan on their paths to rehabilitation. The former Defence Secretary tells Radio Times: âI think civilian ministers can be too cautious in taking these decisions because theyâre probably more anxious about casualties than the senior military figures who, like the guys in the programme, have a more mature understanding of war."