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By David Hanson MP / Latest News / / 0 Comments

Defence Questions: Armed Forces Covenant

In 2011 the then Coalition Government announced with much fanfare that they would enshrine the Armed Forces Covenant in law. However, the promises made to our Armed Forces personnel have not been matched with action.

We must ensure that those who are willing to make the ultimate sacrifice for their country are cared for after they leave the Armed Forces. But according to the Armed Forces charity SSAFA only 16% of veterans believe it is being delivered effectively.