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Insurer withdraws cover from cargo ship allegedly taking helicopters to Assad
Contract with Ministry of Defence will secure jobs and development at firm’s Derby plant
No veteran of the Falklands has ever commanded the army. Their absence has been dangerous for our Afghan and Iraqi operations
Computer viruses are just the tip of the iceberg as the US goes all out to combat threat from China
In an era of proliferation, the UK might well need a new nuclear weapon – but we seem to be ploughing ahead without a debate
The security measures for this summer's Games are like something from an Evelyn Waugh satire
Names like Black Watch and Gurkhas are to stay, because Cameron doesn't fancy taking on the Scots and Joanna Lumley at once
Retreat is the most difficult military operation to carry out - because there is no hope of victory
Assassination of Osama bin Laden and regular drone attacks have done nothing to halt the rise of a third generation al-Qaeda
Do we really need an aircraft carrier that might already be obsolete - or an army that can fight foreign wars?
A Ukrainian soldier stands guard at a military checkpoint in the eastern Donetsk region. Parliamentary elections on Sunday follow seven months of civil strife between the central government and rebels backed by Russia.
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