Reason for replacement of the L86A2 LSW for Cadet Purposes

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Dear Ministry of Defence,

What is the reason for the replacement for the L86A2 Light Support Weapon for cadet force purpose in October?

What will the replacement weapon be?

Yours faithfully,

Deniz O

Army Sec-Group (MULTIUSER), Ministry of Defence

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Dear Mr O,

 

Please find attached a response to your recent FOI request.

 

Regards,

 

Army Secretariat

Dear Army Sec-Group (MULTIUSER),

You did not answer my question regarding a replacement weapon system, or if the L98A2 Cadet GP rifle will only be used for fieldcraft and ranges (using 5.56mm).

Yours sincerely,

Deniz O