UK servicewoman killed in missile attack on Iraqi base is named

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Reservist L/Cpl Brodie Gillon, who died during attack on Camp Taji, was a ‘hugely popular character’

Britain’s defence secretary has said that those behind an indiscriminate rocket attack that killed a British medical technician and two Americans in Iraq on Wednesday will face justice.

The dead Briton was named as L/Cpl Brodie Gillon, a reservist who served as a frontline medic with the Scottish and North Irish Yeomanry, and who had volunteered for a deployment in Iraq this year.

“The coalition stands shoulder to shoulder in Iraq…When we and others are attacked we reserve the right to defend ourselves.”

Defence Secretary @BWallaceMP on the US airstrikes in Iraq this evening: pic.twitter.com/xu6OF33Rcu

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