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British soldier completes marathon on crutches »

British soldier completes marathon on crutches

A British soldier, who lost his legs in a rocket attack in Iraq last year, completed the London marathon after walking on crutches for two weeks. Major Phil Packer was greeted by hundreds of well-wishers as he touched the finishing line on Saturday. "There are others who are coming back injured (from Iraq and Afghanistan) and my thoughts are [...]