Is the UK legally obliged to defend South Korea?

The UK has made a strong – but not automatic – commitment to take part in 'resisting renewed aggression' in defence of South Korea.

Global Britain, Defence and Gibraltar

Since the Brexit vote in 2016 Theresa May’s Conservative Government have sought to push forward the ‘Global Britain’ policy campaign. However, as the Foreign Affairs Select Committee recently highlighted, there has thus far been little change in policy output to reflect this pan-government policy.

Why Britain needs the Albion class landing platform docks

With the speculation surrounding the future of the Albion class many have been asking, do we really need them?

Defence predictions 2019: Where physical meets digital – balancing opportunity and risk

Whether it’s through technology such as intelligent planning tools, digital twins, virtual and augmented reality, or combating threats in new domains, the dividing line between the cyber and the physical world is beginning to blur.

Former armed forces minister warns cuts are damaging British reputation

Britain may soon 'no longer be taken seriously' by other global powers according to Sir Mike Penning.

NATO’s Two Percent and Burden Sharing

The debate over burden sharing within NATO is about as old as the alliance itself.

How many warships are Scottish yards expecting to build?

There’s a lot of misunderstanding and myth circulating about how many ships Scottish yards are building.

Report finds MoD ‘up to £4.2bn worse off’ after military homes are sold off

A National Audit Office report reveals that the MoD is paying £178 million a year to rent properties it sold and now leases back. The...

The Axis of Evil: An Evaluation of the Bush Doctrine

In his famous 2002 State of the Union Address, President George W. Bush coined the phrase "Axis of Evil" to describe any and all states that sponsor terrorism and to highlight to the people the "enemies of America" in an attempt to rile up support for his War on Terror and expansion of the US Military's involvement in International Affairs worldwide.

What kind of aircraft and how many of them will HMS Queen Elizabeth carry?

HMS Queen Elizabeth is the largest and most powerful warship ever constructed for the Royal Navy, but what will she carry?



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