EXCLUSIVE | Seven confirms it will stand by BEN ROBERTS-SMITH despite latest allegations


The Seven Network has responded strongly to a series of reports published by 60 Minutes and Nine owned newspapers regarding alleged crimes by former soldier Ben Roberts-Smith.

On Sunday evening, 60 Minutes and Nine owned newspapers, SMH and The Age published a series of reports by award-winning journalist Nick McKenzie, outlining allegations that decorated Australian soldier Ben Roberts-Smith, had buried evidence in his backyard instead of handing it over to an investigation into possible war crimes.

Nine alleges this buried material provides evidence of depraved conduct by Special Air Services Regiment soldiers.

Ben Roberts-Smith, (highlighted) attending a party at an Australian Military base in Afganistan (image – Nine)

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