Saleyha Ahsan

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Posted by Saleyha Ahsan on 11 February 2011 | 0 Comments

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'A soldier needs to be sure that if he dies his body will be repatriated and his family looked after; or that if he is injured, everything possible will be done to get him away from the battlefield to help him recover.

It is really the least a soldier can expect.

But in Libya some young men who fought against Colonel Gadhafi say that covenant has been broken.

Saleyha Ahsan has been hearing their complaints.

She is a British Muslim and used to be an Army medic; and she has been seeing up close the treatment being offered to Libya’s now-victorious fighters' BBCScreen Shot 2014 05 29 at 00.27.06.

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