Report: Classified UK Defense Papers Found at Bus Stop

The papers included plans for a possible U.K. military presence in Afghanistan.

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FILE - In this Saturday, June 26, 2021 file photo, released by the Georgian Interior Ministry, British destroyer HMS Defender arrives at the port of Batumi, Georgia. Sensitive defense documents containing details about the British military have reportedly been found at a bus stop in England. The BBC reported Sunday, June 27, 2021 that the papers included plans for a possible U.K. military presence in Afghanistan. They also included discussion about the potential Russian reaction to the British warship HMS Defender’s travel through waters off the Crimea coast last week. (Georgian Interior Ministry via AP, File)
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LONDON (AP) — Sensitive defense documents containing details about the British military have been found at a bus stop in England, the BBC reported on June 27, 2021. The papers included plans for a possible U.K. military presence in Afghanistan, as well as discussion about the potential Russian reaction to the British warship HMS Defender’s travel through waters off the Crimean coast last week, the BBC said. The broadcaster said a member of the public…

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