Ukraine and Russia promise 'roadmap' to peace after talks

One-Minute Read
Wed 27 Aug, AT 12:59

Putin and Poroshenko agree to work together, but Russia says it's up to Kiev to end the fighting

A column of Russian T-90 tanks rolls through Red Square

Nato 'unprepared' to repel Russian attack, MPs warn

One-Minute Read
Thu 31 Jul, AT 11:04

UK defence watchdog says major overhaul is required to defend against cyber-warfare and 'irregular militias'

Wreckage from Flight MH17

Flight MH17: Conspiracy theories emerge over fate of downed plane

Mon 21 Jul, AT 14:12

Illuminati, a hit on Putin, Israeli foul play – just some of the theories that have emerged online

Two RAF Typhoon fighter jets in action

RAF fighter jets scrambled to intercept Russian warplanes

One-Minute Read
Thu 24 Apr, AT 10:33

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

Robert Fox

Ukraine crisis: EU and Nato's intellectual shambles exposed

Mon 14 Apr, AT 12:00
Robert Fox

A quarter of a century after the Cold War, dreams of harmony and consensus are shot to pieces

Taliban attack on Karzai HQ a 'huge propaganda victory'

One-Minute Read
Tue 25 Jun, AT 12:28

Gun and bomb assault on president's Kabul palace is 'audacious', but does it mean Taliban are divided?

Crispin Black

Run up a white flag: We've surrendered to the Taliban

Thu 20 Jun, AT 12:28
Crispin Black

If we've decided to 'cut and run' by holding talks with Afghan insurgents, why not just cut and run now?

Afghanistan war

IED kills three British troops in Helmand province

First Reaction
Wed 1 May, AT 09:18

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

Cyprus: risk of new 'cold war' as Putin threatens loan pull-out

First Post
Tue 19 Mar, AT 10:33

Ordinary Cypriots are sympathetic to the Russians, who have boosted economy during the recession

'Good Taliban' Mullah Nazir killed in US drone attack

One-Minute Read
Thu 3 Jan, AT 13:34

Fears that violence will escalate after killing of Taliban leader praised for peaceful stance with Pakistan