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Jim Murphy MP, Labour's Shadow Defence Secretary, responding to reports in The Sun tonight about a cabinet committee being set up to review support for injured service personnel, said:

"We will look at the detail of this but to those on the front-line who have had their allowances, pensions and pay cut a new cabinet sub committee will be little consolation.

"Any additional help for our heroes is of course welcome but I hope this is not a talking shop to look at the problems this government has itself created."

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