Veterans want hands off war medals

By Tess Ikonomou
Updated December 1 2022 - 1:18pm, first published 1:16pm
Australia's defence chief must hold off stripping elite troops of their medals, veterans say. (PR HANDOUT IMAGE PHOTO)

Special forces groups want the government to direct Australia's defence chief to hold off on stripping the nation's elite troops of their medals until Afghanistan war crimes allegations are proven.