Armed forces job cuts reach target three years early

"British army personnel has been cut back by more than 20,000 - three years ahead of target. ... Col Kemp, a commander of British forces in Afghanistan, told the BBC News website: "To have already made the cuts by 2015, it shows confusion and targets that don't match up... it doesn't mean it's a good thing.""

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