Labour condemns Tories over £17bn defence budget shortfall

Shadow Defence Secretary John Healey MP has fiercely criticised the Government’s handling of defence after a scathing report highlighted funding concerns.

MoD facing £17bn equipment plan shortfall

As of March this year, the forecasted costs stood at a staggering £305.5 billion, surpassing the budget of £288.6 billion.

Government cautioned over use of AI in warfare

While the Government aims to be "ambitious, safe, responsible", in its application of AI in defence, aspiration has not lived up to reality warns a new report.

AI and robotics – one outcome could be powerful new weapons

AI is already being melded with robotics – one outcome could be powerful new weapons.

British troops embed with Japanese forces for first time

Apart from the US, no foreign troops had ever conducted military exercises on Japanese soil.

NCSC highlights threat to UK critical infrastructure

Sectors like water, electricity, communications, transport, financial networks, and internet connectivity, are under 'enduring and significant' threat.

UK and Turkey strengthen defence ties

This first face-to-face meeting between Shapps and Güler also touched upon the progress of Sweden's accession to NATO.

MOD Police numbers decline significantly

Despite being asked to do more, the Ministry of Defence Police has witnessed a 25% reduction in staffing.

American Abrams tanks for Romania

The U.S. State Department has given its approval for a possible sale to Romania of 54 M1A2 Abrams Main Battle Tanks.

Britain places £20m small arms ammunition order

The 5.56mm and 7.62mm rounds will be produced at Radway Green, a BAE Systems manufacturing facility.



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