Maj Gen Patrick Sanders
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UK storms: 'Almost unparalleled natural crisis'

Severe flooding across parts of the UK mark an "almost unparalleled natural crisis" in the country, the assistant chief of the defence staff has said.

Maj Gen Patrick Sanders described the situation as "dynamic" but said that members of the armed forces were helping "wherever they're needed."

  • 12 Feb 2014
  • From the section UK
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