Give RAF heroes campaign medal for fighting ISIS, says Labour Shadow Defence Secretary

British Top Guns pounding Islamic State should be awarded a special campaign medal, Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon was told today.

RAF fliers and ground support staff taking the fight to ISIS ( Daesh ) extremists in their Iraq and Syria strongholds deserve recognition, MPs heard.

Shadow Defence Secretary Nia Griffith, who visited troops deployed on Operation Shader last week, made the plea during Commons questions after speaking with armed forces based at RAF Akrotiri in Cyprus last week.

Nia Griffith called for special recognition for the heroes
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