Ministry of Defence

Two RAF Typhoon fighter jets in action
One-Minute Read
24 Apr, 2014

Typhoon fighter jets sent to investigate Russian long-range bombers approaching UK airspace

Crispin Black
07 Apr, 2014

Let the veterans of Helmand take over the army - we might stand a chance of winning next time

One-Minute Read
15 Jul, 2013

MOD investigating if high temperatures caused death of men in 'full kit' taking part in SAS exercise

One-Minute Read
11 Jul, 2013

SNP outraged by MoD plan to make Scottish nuclear submarine base a sovereign UK territory

One-Minute Read
14 Jun, 2013

Gen Sir Peter Wall intervenes as Treasury and MoD negotiate further spending cuts

Afghanistan war
01 May, 2013

PM admits UK is paying 'high price' for Afghanistan mission as British death toll rises to 444

Philip Hammond
One-Minute Read
29 Apr, 2013

Philip Hammond wants to redirect up to £500m from Health and Education to prop up cash-strapped forces

07 Mar, 2013

As the 'Desert Rats' lose their tanks, the Army needs a new role - and our national security fits the bill

30 Jan, 2013

Beware Britain's military-media complex, always ready to blow the trumpet for the next war

25 Jan, 2013

US military decision starts a debate here – but some say women are already fighting on the frontline