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'Deep regret' for failure to honour black and Asian troops

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'Deep regret' for failure to honour black and Asian troops

'Deep regret' for failure to honour black and Asian troops

Defence Secretary Ben Wallace has apologised and expressed "deep regret" for failures to properly commemorate black and Asian service personnel who died fighting for the British Empire.

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