Merger threat to elite forces
Military chiefs have drawn up a plan to cut the armed forces by more than 14,000 and combine elite units of paratroopers and Royal Marines to save money, The Times has learnt. The three sets of proposed cuts presented to Gavin Williamson when he took ...
Elite Paratroopers and Royal Marines 'could be MERGED to save cash in military cost-cutting drive'
Royal Marines and Parachute Regiment could merge as part of plans to cut the Armed Forces by more than 14000