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Britain's Prince Harry says he killed Afghan insurgents during tour

Britain's Prince Harry (R) races out from the VHR (very high ready-ness) tent with fellow crew, to scramble his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry (R) races out from the VHR (very high ready-ness) tent with fellow crew, to scramble his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013....more

Britain's Prince Harry (R) races out from the VHR (very high ready-ness) tent with fellow crew, to scramble his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry carries out a pre-flight check to his Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 12, 2012. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry carries out a pre-flight check to his Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662...more

Britain's Prince Harry carries out a pre-flight check to his Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 12, 2012. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry (L) races out from the VHR (very high ready-ness) tent with fellow crew, to scramble his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry (L) races out from the VHR (very high ready-ness) tent with fellow crew, to scramble his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013....more

Britain's Prince Harry (L) races out from the VHR (very high ready-ness) tent with fellow crew, to scramble his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry walks past an Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken October 31, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry walks past an Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken October 31, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry walks past an Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken October 31, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry wears his monocle gun sight as he sits in his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry wears his monocle gun sight as he sits in his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry wears his monocle gun sight as he sits in his Apache helicopter at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry (R) plays a computer soccer game with fellow Apache pilot Captain Simon Beattie at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry (R) plays a computer soccer game with fellow Apache pilot Captain Simon Beattie at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry (R) plays a computer soccer game with fellow Apache pilot Captain Simon Beattie at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 3, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry speaks during an interview with media at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry speaks during an interview with media at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry speaks during an interview with media at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry wears a Santa Claus hat as he shows media his sleeping area and bed at the VHR (very high readiness) tent at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry wears a Santa Claus hat as he shows media his sleeping area and bed at the VHR (very high readiness) tent at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013....more

Britain's Prince Harry wears a Santa Claus hat as he shows media his sleeping area and bed at the VHR (very high readiness) tent at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 12, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission from Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission from Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission from Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry stands by an Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken October 31, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry stands by an Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken October 31, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool

Britain's Prince Harry stands by an Apache helicopter in Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken October 31, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool
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Britain's Prince Harry (L) walks with a fellow pilot at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 1, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken November 1, 2012. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)

Britain's Prince Harry (L) walks with a fellow pilot at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 1, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on...more

Britain's Prince Harry (L) walks with a fellow pilot at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken November 1, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken November 1, 2012. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)
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The Apache helicopter of Britain's Prince Harry is seen being prepared before a night mission from Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 11, 2012. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)

The Apache helicopter of Britain's Prince Harry is seen being prepared before a night mission from Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a...more

The Apache helicopter of Britain's Prince Harry is seen being prepared before a night mission from Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 11, 2012. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)
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Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 11, 2012. Photograph pixelated at source. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)

Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662...more

Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 11, 2012. Photograph pixelated at source. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)
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Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 11, 2012. Photograph pixelated at source. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)

Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662...more

Britain's Prince Harry prepares his Apache helicopter before a night mission at Camp Bastion, southern Afghanistan in this photograph taken December 11, 2012, and released January 21, 2013. The Prince, who is serving as a pilot/gunner with 662 Squadron Army Air Corps, is on a posting to Afghanistan that runs from September 2012 to January 2013. Photograph taken December 11, 2012. Photograph pixelated at source. REUTERS/John Stillwell/Pool (AFGHANISTAN - Tags: MILITARY POLITICS SOCIETY ROYALS CONFLICT)
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