In June 2011, a high court judge said relatives could pursue claims against the MoD on negligence grounds. But Mr Justice Owen also blocked their attempts to seek compensation under human rights legislation.

Now in an appeal at the Supreme Court Jocelyn Cockburn, (lawyer) is suggesting that “the ministry of defence are arguing that British soldiers should have no human rights when deployed abroad to fight on our behalf,”

If Jocelyn Cockburn is right, what was the point of fighting two World Wars ? Is this democracy?