Army anger as troops forced to cover G4S Olympic security fail

First Reaction Thu 12 Jul, AT 09:46

World's biggest security firm mocked for blaming 'workforce supply' issues at time of record unemployment

Cutbacks leave UK with smallest army since Victorian times

First Reaction Thu 5 Jul, AT 15:23

Five battalions go and total strength drops from 102,000 to 82,000 in radical reorganisation

Chained person

Did the CIA run torture prison 'black site' in Poland?

First Post Fri 22 Jun, AT 12:08

Inquiry into secret prison threatens to entangle former top Polish officials

Crispin Black

Bomber Command deserves its WWII memorial – and here's why

Fri 22 Jun, AT 07:22 Crispin Black

Distaste over memorial to the airmen who obliterated Dresden ignores the extreme danger they faced

Mi-24 helicopter - Russia

UK insurer strands Russian 'helicopter' shipment to Syria

First Post Tue 19 Jun, AT 10:11

Insurer withdraws cover from cargo ship allegedly taking helicopters to Assad

Vanguard submarine

Rolls Royce wins £1 billion nuclear submarine deal

One-Minute Read Mon 18 Jun, AT 13:38

Contract with Ministry of Defence will secure jobs and development at firm’s Derby plant

Crispin Black

How the Falklands War 'shadow' undid the British Army in Iraq

Thu 14 Jun, AT 09:40 Crispin Black

No veteran of the Falklands has ever commanded the army. Their absence has been dangerous for our Afghan and Iraqi operations

Robert Fox

Flame and Stuxnet show Obama's commitment to Chinese cyberwar

Mon 11 Jun, AT 09:31 Robert Fox

Computer viruses are just the tip of the iceberg as the US goes all out to combat threat from China

Trident: is Coalition avoiding the debate that could blow it apart?

Fri 1 Jun, AT 07:05 Robert Fox

In an era of proliferation, the UK might well need a new nuclear weapon – but we seem to be ploughing ahead without a debate

Crispin Black

Over-the-top Olympic security puts London on Waugh-footing

Wed 30 May, AT 07:46 Crispin Black

The security measures for this summer's Games are like something from an Evelyn Waugh satire

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