MoD clarify proposed terms of UK participation in EU defence agencies

An MoD official has outlined the proposed terms for the UK's participation in EU defence agencies and bodies.

German Air Force hosts multinational air exercise

For the first time this year, the German Air Force hosted one of four planned so-called MAGDAYs in the airspace over northwest Germany.

Sweden lodges protest after Russian jet comes within 20m of Swedish aircraft

Russia's ambassador to Sweden has been summoned to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

NATO Secretary General: ‘If we stand united we will be ready to face the...

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg gave a keynote speech to the Munich Security Conference recently.

Royal Marines mortars exercise in Arctic

The live firing is part of the Royal Marines winter deployment inside the Arctic Circle, Exercise Aquila 19.

Germany maintains Saudi arms ban despite British requests

Germany has said it would hold firm on its decision to halt weapons exports to Saudi Arabia, ignoring British requests.

NATO Defence Ministers wrap up two days of discussions in Brussels

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg wrapped up two days of important discussions between Allied Defence Ministers in Brussels this week.

UK to deploy Apache and Wildcat helicopters to Estonia

Wildcat and Apache helicopters will be deployed to Estonia this year, Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson has announced.

Leonardo signs contract with NATO to support delivery of cyber capabilities

Under the new contract, Leonardo will continue to support the delivery of cyber-security capabilities to the NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency) for a further 18 months.

Skynet 6: Private sector innovation ‘critical’ to meeting UK defence SATCOM needs

Skynet 5, one of the most successful private finance initiative (PFI) investments made by the UK government, will end in 2022.



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