Special Boat Service

Meet the SBS: one man strangled nine Germans with his bare hands

First Post Fri 9 Mar, AT 15:01

Like the SAS, the tough-as-nails Royal Marines section dates back to Winston Churchill's day

SBS raid: Italians outraged - but are they being disingenuous?

Fri 9 Mar, AT 11:36 Andrea Vogt

‘The UK still moves in the nostalgia of imperial glory’ writes diplomat angered by ‘lack of consultation’

British troops in Afghanistan

Six British soldiers killed in Afghanistan explosion

First Post Wed 7 Mar, AT 13:45

Most devastating single attack on British forces since Afghan operation began in 2001

British troops in the Falklands War

'End of story' if Argentina hits Falklands, says war hero

One-Minute Read Mon 5 Mar, AT 14:55

Lack of an aircraft carrier means Britain could not take the islands back, says Falklands War veteran

Space nuclear bomb attack on Britain 'quite likely'

First Post Wed 22 Feb, AT 13:14

MPs warn that cities could become very difficult to live in if we are attacked with an EMP weapon

Abu Qatada

New moves in London and Amman to get Qatada deported

First Post Mon 13 Feb, AT 15:34

Extremist cleric must abide by 22-hour curfew and has no access to telephone or computer

US military step closer to using cyborg moths as spies

One-Minute Read Thu 9 Feb, AT 15:14

Scientists at MIT have fitted hawkmoth with tiny probe, wireless transmitter and battery pack

Somalian pirate

Government 'approves ransoms to Somali pirates'

One-Minute Read Mon 16 Jan, AT 09:36

William Hague's claims that the coalition doesn't facilitate payments called into question

MI5 beats Arts Council in gay-friendly employer ranking

One-Minute Read Wed 11 Jan, AT 11:14

Secret Service praised for equal opportunities 20 years after lifting unofficial ban on gay spies

Seychelles drone crash adds to list of military mishaps

Deja Vu Wed 14 Dec, AT 14:37

US loses drone in Iran and another crashes in Seychelles - but it's just the tip of the iceberg