Ten female soldiers fall pregnant in Afghanistan

Over 100 pregnancy tests requested on the front line since April

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Ten female soldiers serving in Afghanistan have been sent home after falling pregnant.

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While strict Army rules ban intimate relationships between staff, it’s been revealed a massive 100 tests have been requested by female soldiers since April this year, with ten proving positive.

Troops arriving in combat zones are warned of a ‘no touching’ rule on arrival, and while flouting the rules can lead to disciplinary action, the ten women in question have not been disciplined over their pregnancies.

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All ten women have been flown home away from their positions for their own wellbeing and that of their unborn child.

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