Members of the Special Operations Task Group farewelled Sergeant Blaine Diddams in a moving memorial service on Thursday.


06th July 2012 1:07 PM

THE body of the Australian special services soldier killed in action in Afghanistan this week has been repatriated.

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06th July 2012 1:07 PM

TWO Australian soldiers were wounded by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan’s Uruzgan province on Tuesday.

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12th July 2012 1:07 PM

THE effectiveness of Australia’s Defence Force will be compromised unless more women are recruited and retained.

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22nd Aug. 2012 5:08 PM

PRIME Minister Julia Gillard has defended Australia’s continuing military presence in Afghanistan after five soldiers died...

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30th Aug. 2012 6:08 PM

THE two Australians who died in a helicopter accident in Afghanistan on Thursday have been remembered as professional...

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31st Aug. 2012 4:08 PM

DEFENCE Minister Stephen Smith has hit out at what he called a misunderstanding after Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai...

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03rd Sept. 2012 7:09 PM

THE bodies of the three Australian soldiers murdered by a rogue Afghan solider last week were returned to their families...

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05th Sept. 2012 5:09 PM

A Ramp Ceremony for Lance Corporal Stjepan ‘Rick’ Milosevic, Sapper James Martin and Private Robert Poate was conducted at...

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05th Sept. 2012 5:09 PM

TWO Australian soldiers murdered by a rogue Afghan soldier two weeks ago have been laid to rest at funerals in Brisbane and...

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12th Sept. 2012 4:09 PM