Battalion BANNED from operation after paratroopers filmed in 'orgy'

Parachute battalion is BANNED from summer operation after paratroopers were filmed having an ‘orgy with a woman smuggled into their barracks

  • Troops of 3 PARAはマービル兵舎で乱交をして撮影されました, コルチェスターで
  • The entire battalion has now been removed from a scheduled training exercise
  • Paratroopers had been due to go to Kosovo this summer, but will no longer go
  • A letter from a senior officer said the battalion had ‘lost the trustof higher ups
  • A parachute battalion has been banned from a summer operation after paratroopers were filmed having an ‘orgy with a woman who was smuggled into their barracks’.

    Soldiers in the 3rd Battalion of the Parachute Regiement have been told they will no longer be going to Kosovo for a training exercise after a sordid video was found showing the encounter at Merville Barracks in Colchester, エセックス.

    The battalion, 以上を持っています 600 personnel and is known as 3 PARA, was told in a scathing letter by a senior officer that it had ‘temporarily lost the trustof the head of the army, Chief of General Staff, General Sir Patrick Sanders.

    Writing to members of the Parachute Regiment, Lieutenant General Andrew Harrison said the incident at the barracks and ‘recent disciplinary incidentson another training exercise had consequences.

    The battalion was scheduled to be sent to Kosovo this summer to take part in a NATO training operation for its Strategic Response Force, but it has now been removed from this by Sir Patrick.

    In a letter (写真) to the Parachute Regiment Lieutenant General Andrew Harrison confirmed the battalion will not be sent to Kosovo this summer

    In a letter (写真) to the Parachute Regiment Lieutenant General Andrew Harrison confirmed the battalion will not be sent to Kosovo this summer

    It comes after video was found showing soldiers of 3 PARA taking part in an orgy with a woman who was smuggled into Merville Barracks (写真), コルチェスターで

    It comes after video was found showing soldiers of 3 PARA taking part in an orgy with a woman who was smuggled into Merville Barracks (写真), コルチェスターで

    The ‘orgyat Merville Barracks came to public light earlier this month, prompting the Royal Military Police to launch an investigation.

    The footage appears to show a consensual orgy involving a red-headed woman on the barracks in Essex, with one soldier even seen saluting as his friend had sex with her, それは信じられています.

    タイムズ reports that although military police determined no crime had been committed, Sir Patrick decided such behaviour was not in keeping with the values and standards of the army.

    彼の手紙の中で, Lietenant General Harrison wrote: ‘This afternoon the Chief of the General Staff (CGS), General Sir Patrick Sanders, took the decision to remove 3 PARA off the roster to deploy to Kosovo this summer.

    ‘3 PARA has an extraordinary operational reputation in the service of our nation and every member of it will be devastated by the lost opportunity to serve on operations once again in the Balkans.

    ‘CGS’s decision was based on recent disciplinary incidents on Exercise Swift Response and in Merville Barracks, the latter which has been in the public domain over the last few weeks.

    In the letter Lieutenant General Harrison said the battalion had 'lost the trust' of the head of the army, General Sir Patrick Sanders (写真)

    In the letter Lieutenant General Harrison said the battalion had ‘lost the trustof the head of the army, General Sir Patrick Sanders (写真)

    ‘Those whose standards fell below what the Army and Regiment expect of its people will now realise the significant impact of their poor judgement.

    ‘The CGS’s action clearly demonstrates that a licence to operate on operations will only be provided to units where complete trust in all aspects of their readiness, in particular discipline, exists.

    ‘3 PARA accept they have temporarily lost the trust of CGS.

    ‘They will reflect on and where required adjust behaviours and culture that undermines the reputation and operational effectiveness of an exceptional Battalion.

    ‘3 PARA of course remain ready to defend our nations interests at home and abroad at a moments notice.

    In a statement Sir Patrick said the behaviour of some members of the battalion had ‘fallen shortof what was expected.

    ‘3 PARA is a battalion with remarkable fighting spirit and a magnificent history,’ 彼は言った.

    'しかしながら, the recent conduct of some members of the battalion has fallen short of that which we all expect of our Army.

    ‘3 PARA will therefore no longer deploy to the Balkans as part of the forthcoming NATO operational rehearsal.

    ‘I know that the battalion will respond quickly and restore the reputation that they deserve.

    ‘My message to the Army is clear: our licence to operate is founded on trust and confidence and we must hold ourselves to the highest standards.

    An Army spokesperson said: ‘There will be no impact to Army operational outputs. Another Unit will deploy to the Balkans as part of NATO’s operational rehearsal for its Strategic Response Force.

    ‘The Army expects the highest standards of behaviour from all their personnel.

    ‘Anyone not maintaining these standards will be investigated and appropriate action will be taken against them.

    ‘The Army is clear that all forms of unacceptable behaviour, including those of a sexual nature, have no place in an inclusive and respectful Armed Forces.

    The battalion is part of the Parachute Regiment, which is part of 16 Air Assault Brigade.

    The Army describe 16 Air Assault Brigade as a ‘specially trainedforce that are ‘equipped to deploy by parachute, helicopter and air-landing’.

    Their man role is to help the Air Assault Task Force, a group of soldiers always at the ready for ‘a full spectrum of missions, from non-combatant evacuation ops to war fighting’.