NHS Scotland and the Scottish Ambulance Service will be support by 225 military personnel.
The British contingent to the United Nations mission in Mali have been operational now for eight months, here's what they've been up to.
General Sir Mark Carleton-Smith said that the British Army must be ready "to fight war at its most feral".
Scottish First Minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced that the British Army are to be called in to help NHS Scotland amid a major staffing and waiting time crisis.
BAE Systems is showcasing its latest CV90 with the new D-series turret.
Leonardo has launched a new modular defence system for vehicles such as tanks and armoured personnel carriers.
Two Challeger 3 bound Rheinmetall 120mm smoothbore L55A1 weapons for testing and trialling have now entered production, ahead of schedule, at Rheinmetall’s Unterluss facility.
The chosen platform for the laser weapon will be the British Army’s 'Wolfhound', a six-wheeled variant of the Mastiff.
The unmanned armoured vehicles could be used for resupply, casualty evacuation, reconnaissance, weapons platforms, decoys and communication nodes.
Union Unite has called for military personnel to be used to augment NHS staff and ease pressure on hospitals.