7 May 2012

Fiji soldier with British Army killed in Afghanistan

3:13 pm on 7 May 2012

A Fiji-born British Army soldier has been killed in combat in Afghanistan.

Fiji Live reports that Ratu Manasa Silibaravi, was an advanced searcher trying to detect make-shift bombs.

Private Silibaravi was on his third tour of duty after joining the British Army ten years ago.