1,500 British troops exercising with NATO allies in Europe

Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has visited some of the 1,500 British personnel currently exercising across five countries in Europe.

IN PICTURES: Exercise Sabre Strike

Pictures were taken during an attack which saw the Royal Marines, assisted by Polish tanks, attack Latvian objectives as part of Exercise Sabre Strike.

UK sending more troops to Afghanistan

The United Kingdom will send be sending additional troops to Afghanistan, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has confirmed.

WATCH: British forces disembark MV Hurst Point in Greek port

Footage shows MV Hurst Point arriving with British Forces at Alexandroupolis Port in Greece to take part in NATO exercise Noble Jump.

WATCH: British troops land in Greece to take part in NATO exercise Noble Jump

Footage shows British troops from the 20th Armoured Infantry Brigade and the 11th Infantry Brigade departing the UK and arriving in Greece for a NATO exercise.

NATO exercise Noble Jump 2017 begins

Forces from a number of NATO countries will deploy a significant number of soldiers, vehicles and helicopters to Romania to test the Very High Readiness Joint Task Force concept.

IN PICTURES: British troops in Estonia taking part in Exercise Spring Storm

British forces have been taking part in Exercise Spring Storm in Estonia alongside NATO allies.

The 2nd Battalion, Duke of Lancaster’s Regiment train Iraqi and Kurdish security forces

Members of 2 LANCS are training Iraqi and Kurdish security forces on developing counter-IED and medical skills, with Royal Engineers providing mobility support using bridging and breaching.

Royal Regiment of Scotland train Iraqi Border Guard Police

Highlanders from the 4th Battalion The Royal Regiment of Scotland (4 SCOTS) are ensuring Iraqi Border Guard Police have the lifesaving skills they need.

MBDA awarded £323m missile deal for the Royal Navy and British Army

MBDA has a secured a £323 million deal for the next batch of Common Anti-air Modular Missiles for the British Army and Royal Navy.



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