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  • Federal Labor MP Mike Kelly reveals life at the sharp end during army life (bayoneted Somalians)

    08/31/2011 1:53:10 AM PDT · by LibWhacker · 2 replies
    PerthNow | Daily Telegraph ^ | 8/31/11 | Gemma Jones
    FEDERAL Labor MP Mike Kelly revealed yesterday how he had been forced to use a bayonet to "stick" enemy Somalis while serving with the Australian army. Defending himself against claims his 20-year career in the army was spent behind a desk, Mr Kelly said: "I actually had to use the bayonet. I did actually stick them - I don't know if it was life threatening - to ward them off." The parliamentary secretary for agriculture is in a war of words with his constituent, retired Air Vice-Marshal Peter Criss, and other veterans over military pensions, The Daily Telegraph reported. Prior...