As far as the British public knows, British special forces are not fighting in Syria, Libya, Iraq or Yemen. No ground troops are involved, they are told. Not so, according to reports that have now exposed special forces fighting in all these countries. The Times newspaper reported on June 6 that British special forces have frequently crossed from Jordan into Syria to assist the New Syria Army to rebuild a camp at Tanf.
It is time to be more honest and ditch the blanket “no comment” farce. Special forces are used, they have a role, and it is pointless to deny it, but they should not be above the lawChris Doyle