Defence

Sunday, December 30, 2018

Sunday, December 30, 2018

UK could seek new military bases around the world after Brexit, says Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

UK could build new military bases around the world after Brexit, says Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson

UK could build new military bases abroad after Brexit, says Defence Secretary

The UK could establish new military bases in the Caribbean and Asia as part of a bid to become a "true global player" following Brexit, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has said.

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Wednesday, April 25, 2018

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt defended US-led missile strikes against the Syrian regime

Britain accuses Kremlin of giving Assad 'green light' for Syria attacks

Britain accuses Kremlin of giving Assad 'green light' for Syria attacks

International Development Secretary Penny Mordaunt defended US-led missile strikes against the Syrian regime, saying Moscow had blocked every attempt to hold it to account for its illegal use of chemical weapons

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Evidence 'hidden and deliberately withheld by police and prosecutors'

Evidence 'hidden and deliberately withheld by police and prosecutors'

Evidence 'hidden and deliberately withheld by police and prosecutors'

The Centre for Criminal Appeals gathered information through a Freedom of Information request

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

US student took gun to school 'for defence in potential mass shooting'

US student took gun to school 'for defence in potential mass shooting'

US student took gun to school 'for defence in potential mass shooting'

Alwin Chen has been arrested for allegedly taking a Glock semi-automatic handgun to school in Maryland

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

Chinese state media claims UK sailing in South China Sea is attention-seeking

Chinese state media claims UK foray into South China Sea is just 'attention-seeking'

Chinese state media claims UK foray into South China Sea is 'attention-seeking'

The Global Times has said the UK's Defence Ministry needs to explain the reasoning behind the trip

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

Tuesday, February 6, 2018

US defence department forced to correct geographical errors in nuclear report

Trump's defence department forced to correct geographical errors in nuclear report

US defence department makes some rather glaring errors in nuclear report

Taiwan was included in China and the Kuril islands were put in a chart about Russia

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

Tuesday, January 30, 2018

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence despite campaigning for remain', says journalist

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence despite campaigning for remain', says journalist

'Gavin Williamson wants to put British pride in defence', says journalist

Gavin Williamson has reportedly asked for EU flags to be replaced with Union Jacks at the Ministry of Defence

Monday, January 22, 2018

Monday, January 22, 2018

Defence chiefs are claiming Britain must increase military spending to stave off any threat from Russia

Paddy Ashdown says defence spend warning is simply a 'diversion'

Paddy Ashdown says defence spend warning is simply a 'diversion'

Ashdown says the British military has created its own mess by spending vast sums on two aircraft carriers that we didn't need

Head of British Army warns UK may not keep up with enemies

Head of British Army warns UK may not keep up with enemies

Head of British Army warns UK may not keep up with enemies

General Sir Nick Carter is to give a speech at the Royal United Services Institute

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Israeli authorities seize packages intended for Gaza terrorists

Israeli authorities 'seize hundreds of packages intended for Gaza terrorists'

Israeli authorities 'seize hundreds of packages intended for Gaza terrorists'

Items seized included laser sights, night-vision goggles, electronic servers and computer motherboards

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Germany moves Isis surveillance jets from Turkey to Jordan over dispute

Germany moves Isis surveillance jets from Turkey to Jordan due to 'Armenian Genocide' dispute

Germany moves Isis surveillance jets from Turkey to Jordan over dispute

Germany has also reduced the number of surveillance jets as it says the strength of the terror group has lessened

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Brexit: 'The UK gives more to the EU in defence than it gets back', says former Royal Navy officer

Brexit: Former Navy officer says EU has a 'can't fight, won't fight' policy on defence

Royal Navy officer says EU has a 'can't fight, won't fight' policy on defence

The Government has announced that it will continue to be committed to European security even after Brexit

Brexit: Cabinet ministers accused of using military protection as bargaining chip

Brexit ministers accused of 'gunboat diplomacy' and David Davis branded 'a dejected bully'

Brexit ministers accused of 'gunboat diplomacy'

A negotiation paper highlighting how crucial UK military protection is to European security is being released by the Government

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

North Korea and US tensions linked to rise in missile defence system requests

North Korea-US tension linked to rise in missile defence system requests

North Korea-US tension linked to rise in missile defence system requests

Weapons supplier Lockheed Martin says interest in missile defence systems has risen as North Korea has conducted missile tests

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

George Galloway: 'Western countries invading and exploiting Muslim countries has led to terrorist outrages'

George Galloway: 'Western countries invading and exploiting Muslim countries has led to terrorist outrages'

George Galloway: 'Western countries invading Muslim countries has led to terror'

George Galloway says we must defend our own country as those being murdered aren't the politicians who create unjust foreign policy