Two RAF Typhoon fighter jets in action
03 Aug, 2015

Military jets are increasingly being called to 'maintain airspace integrity' resulting in tense mid-air interactions

A Kurdish YPG fighter
28 Jul, 2015

The alliance 'stands in solidarity with its ally', but plays down speculation that it could provide military support

10 Mar, 2015

Samantha Power urges Europe to increase military spending and provide more peacekeepers

UK Secretary of Defence Michael Fallon
19 Feb, 2015

Defence secretary warns that Russia poses a 'real and present danger' to the Baltic States

Two Nimrod MRA4 reconnaissance aircrafts scrapped because of the defence cuts
10 Dec, 2014

'Hugely embarrassing' request for help made to US and France because of cuts to the defence budget

An amored personnel carrier in eastern Ukraine
13 Nov, 2014

Incursion could violate the peace treaty as Ukrainian troops prepare for combat operations in the east

The First Minister of Scotland Alex Salmond
08 Sep, 2014

In ten days' time, Scotland could vote for independence. Here's what would happen after that momentous decision

Robert Fox
04 Sep, 2014

Cameron and Obama have a lot of persuading to do as the West faces IS and Ukraine crises

David Cameron and Fogh Rasmussen
04 Sep, 2014

Nato leaders will discuss Ukraine and the rise of the Islamic State – but what will the summit achieve?