The Ministry of Defence has launched an investigation into a knowledge breach involving the small print of 250 Afghan interpreters.
It isn’t but clear if the interpreters involved are within the UK or Afghanistan after dozens had been left behind following the withdrawal of UK troops from Afghanistan final month.
An MoD spokeswoman advised Sky Information 250 electronic mail addresses are a part of the seashore however it isn’t but recognized in the event that they comprise the names or pictures of the translators concerned.
She stated: “An investigation has been launched into a knowledge breach of data from the Afghan Relocations Help Coverage group.
“We apologise to everybody impacted by this breach and are working onerous to make sure it doesn’t occur once more.
“The Ministry of Defence takes its info and information dealing with tasks very critically.”
It’s understood these impacted by the breach have been advised and are being provided assist in managing any potential dangers.