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Prince Harry goes to war

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Prince Harry goes to war


Second Lieutenant Wales, otherwise known as Prince Harry, is being sent to Iraq. The third-in-line to the throne in the United Kingdom will be deployed as part of the latest troop rotation over the next few months.

Critics say he could prove a highly-prized target for insurgents, raising the risk he and his colleagues in the Blues and Royals might face.

Trained as a commander of an armoured reconnaisance unit, the Prince has strongly argued that he did not want special treatment, and reportedly threatened to resign from the army if denied service on the frontline.

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