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

Robert Fox

Scottish independence vote threatens to ruin army reform

Fri 25 May, AT 08:25 Robert Fox

Names like Black Watch and Gurkhas are to stay, because Cameron doesn't fancy taking on the Scots and Joanna Lumley at once

Crispin Black

A smooth British retreat from Afghanistan would be a first

Wed 23 May, AT 15:59 Crispin Black

Retreat is the most difficult military operation to carry out - because there is no hope of victory

From Yemen to Africa, al-Qaeda's latest comeback is underway

Wed 23 May, AT 09:24 Robert Fox

Assassination of Osama bin Laden and regular drone attacks have done nothing to halt the rise of a third generation al-Qaeda

Crispin Black

Philip Hammond has failed to ask what our armed forces are for

Wed 16 May, AT 07:42 Crispin Black

Do we really need an aircraft carrier that might already be obsolete - or an army that can fight foreign wars?

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