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UK Border Force fleet size ‘worryingly low’

The Home Affairs Select Committee claim the Border Force has a "worryingly low" number of ships to patrol 7,000 miles of shoreline.

US and Russia strike crucial Syria peace deal

A tentative ceasefire agreement has been reached between the US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Russian counterpart over the war in Syria.

UK is second largest global arms dealer

In 2015 the UK became the world's second largest exporter of arms over the last decade, with an order sheet totalling over £7Bn.

Former Army Chief: “I’m not taking Lariam”

Lord Dannatt apologised to troops who had been prescribed the controversial Lariam anti-malarial drug while under his command.

Priest murdered in Normandy attack

A priest has been killed in a suspected terrorist attack after two knifemen stormed a church in the town of Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray, Normandy. Police are handling...

The rise of child soldiers

There are an estimated 250,000 child soldiers in the world today.

‘Attempted abduction’ of RAF serviceman

RAF Marham is home to the Tornado GR4 Force. Credit: MOD / Masson
A serviceman was threatened with a knife by two attackers outside RAF Marham in what Norfolk Constabulary have described as an "attempted abduction" The victim was not in...

Terrorist attack kills 80+ in France

A terrorist attack has killed over 80 people, including several children, in Nice during the city's annual Bastille Day celebrations. Eyewitnesses report a truck...

CHILCOT: British troops were deployed under-equipped

The Iraq Inquiry report has today stated that the British Army units deployed in the Iraq War were not given adequate or sufficient equipment.

CHILCOT: Read the Executive Summary here

Sir John Chilcot has now published the Iraq Inquiry report, read the 150-page Executive Summary below: If you spot any key snippets in the report...