Chief of the Defence Staff Sir Jock Stirrup on The Andrew Marr Show
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Jock Stirrup: 'US was only focused on Iraq'

Former Chief of the Defence Staff Sir Jock Stirrup says resources for troops in Afghanistan suffered because the US was only focused on Iraq.

Speaking on the Andrew Marr Show for the first time since his retirement, Sir Jock added that the mission has only been resourced adequately for the last 18 to 24 months.

Read the transcript of the full interview with Sir Jock Stirrup.

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