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Iraq: Peacekeeping Operations

Volume 475: debated on Tuesday 29 April 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) how many Land Rovers have been lost due to damage sustained from an improvised explosive device or landmine in (a) Iraq and (b) Afghanistan; (201566)

(2) how many WIMIK equipped vehicles have been lost due to damage sustained from an improvised explosive device or landmine in (a) Iraq and (b) Afghanistan;

(3) how many Vector patrol vehicles have been lost due to damage sustained from an improvised explosive device or landmine in (a) Iraq and (b) Afghanistan;

(4) how many service personnel have been (a) injured and (b) killed by improvised explosive devices or landmines in WIMIK equipped vehicles in (i) Afghanistan and (ii) Iraq;

(5) how many service personnel have been (a) injured and (b) killed by improvised explosive devices or landmines in Vector patrol vehicles in (i) Afghanistan and (ii) Iraq;

(6) how many service personnel have been (a) injured and (b) killed by improvised explosive devices or landmines in Land Rovers in (i) Afghanistan and (ii) Iraq.

I am withholding the details as disclosure would, or would be likely to prejudice the capability, effectiveness or security of the armed forces.