UK continues to provide relief to the Caribbean

The UK is continuing to provide military support to the Caribbean following Hurricane Irma.

RFA Mounts Bay delivers vital aid to Caribbean

RFA Mounts Bay has delivered six tonnes of emergency aid to Anguilla.

Britain’s second aircraft carrier to be named HMS Prince of Wales

The second of the Royal Navy’s two future flagships was officially named HMS Prince of Wales in Rosyth, Scotland.

BAE Systems to unveil ‘robot stretcher’

BAE Systems are to unveil a new remote-controlled vehicle designed to evacuate casualties from the battlefield.

Defence Minister praises work of charity for helping disabled veterans

Tobias Ellwood has thanked a charity for helping disabled veterans back into work.

First Sea Lord outlines requirements for Type 31e frigate

Sir Philip Jones has outlined the Royal Navy’s requirements for the Type 31e frigate in a new speech.

Demand for ex-forces engineers to soar

The rapid rise in UAV manufacturing in the UK will spur demand for specialist engineers, a recruitment consultancy has said.

South Korea deploys missile system

South Korea has deployed a controversial US missile defence system intended to counter attacks from North Korea.

Campaign against RAF Northolt becoming commercial airport

Assembly members have agreed a motion calling on Sadiq Khan to campaign against RAF Northolt becoming a commercial airport.

Japan should rethink ban on US nukes: former defence minister

Japan should discuss whether to let the US place atomic weapons on its territory following North Korea’s sixth and most powerful nuclear test.

Two Navy ships ‘to be axed’

Two Royal Navy ships are to be cut from the fleet and battlefield training is to be scrapped.

Defence Secretary unveils new Naval Shipbuilding Strategy

The Defence Secretary has unveiled a new National Shipbuilding Strategy.

Putin: North Korean nuclear crisis could cause ‘planetary catastrophe’

Putin has warned that the escalating North Korean crisis could cause a ‘planetary catastrophe’.

New air missile defence system successful

Harriet Baldwin has announced the successful first firings of the new Sea Ceptor air defence system.

North Korea preparing more missile launches

North Korea is possibly preparing an intercontinental ballistic missile, South Korea says.

UK steps up commitment to counter ISIS

The UK is sending additional troops to Anbar Province to defeat the so-called Islamic State.