The Mole: Even as he calms nerves over swine flu, the PM faces an epidemic of rebellion, reports our Westminster insider
The Ministry of Defence ought to have a properly costed review of all its commitments – just don’t expect one this side of a general election
The decision to focus our forces in the south of the country will be reversed and a division-strength unit put under the control of General Petraeus
Medical staff prepare to treat a British soldier in the hospital – which is housed in a tent – in Camp Bastion, Helmand Province, Afghanistan.
The British public’s appreciation of war and glowing passion for a fight has gone, never to return again, says Peregrine Worsthorne