Ministry of Defence

Baha Mousa abuse

Baha Mousa killing reveals shameful army culture

Fri 9 Sep, AT 12:26

Talking Point: MoD’s culture of arrogance exposed by Sir William Gage’s report into killing


The danger of drones - and war without risk

Tue 19 Apr, AT 07:39

MoD report provokes debate on the ethics of using robot soldiers on the battlefield

BAE systems

BAE to axe 1,300 jobs after Government cuts

Thu 9 Dec, AT 14:40

Business digest: Decision to scrap Nimrod and Harrier projects blamed for cutbacks

French soldier and a British soldier in Afghanistan

Britain and France fighting together: it makes sense

Tue 2 Nov, AT 07:41
Robert Fox

Robert Fox: Ignore the Little England headlines - our troops have served under the French before

Ark Royal British Navy, aircraft carrier

Britain can fight again - but as a featherweight

Wed 20 Oct, AT 09:00
Robert Fox

Robert Fox examines Britain’s first strategic defence review in 12 years

HMS Elizabeth Aircraft Carrier

Cameron is right - Britain doesn’t need two carriers

Fri 1 Oct, AT 08:10
Crispin Black

Crispin Black: One carrier is enough if dockyard workers can again perform the heroics of the past

British army commando aims rifle

Cuts mean Britain can no longer go to war

Fri 3 Sep, AT 15:34
Robert Fox

Robert Fox: The proposed defence cuts mean Sierra Leone and Kosovo will not be an option in future