Two more dead. RIP both. All relatives of guys in Afghanistan please note, next of kin have been informed It is with deep regret that the MoD must confirm that two British soldiers from 2nd Battalion the Parachute Regiment were killed today in Afghanistan . They were conducting a routine foot patrol in the vicinity of their base at Forward Operating Base Gibraltar in the Upper Gereshk Valley when they came under enemy fire, tragically killing two of the patrol party. A third soldier was also injured in the incident. They were evacuated to Camp Bastion medical facility where the injured soldier is receiving treatment for his wounds. The soldiersâ next of kin have been informed and have requested a 24 hour period of grace before further details are released.