Tony Douglas to depart DE&S role

Tony Douglas, CEO of DE&S will stand down from the role at the end of this year.

Defence Secretary names new warship HMS Belfast

Michael Fallon has unveiled the name of one of the new Type 26 frigates as HMS Belfast.

RFA Tiderace arrives in the UK

RFA Tiderace, the second of the Royal Fleet Auxiliary’s new Tide-class support ships, has arrived in the UK.

UK takes part in ballistic missile defence exercise

Exercise Formidable Shield has begun off the West Coast of Scotland.

Multinational Caribbean Coordination Cell created

The UK, Netherlands and France have created the Multinational Caribbean Coordination Cell.

Over 3,000 ISIS fighters killed by RAF strikes

RAF airstrikes over Syria and Iraq have killed more than 3,000 militants from the ISIS terrorist group.

UK and Saudi Araba announce new Military and Security agreement

The governments of the United Kingdom and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have announced a new Military and Security Cooperation Agreement.

UK weapons companies have made £6 billion since Saudi Arabia started bombing Yemen

British arms companies have earned over £6 billion from their trade with Saudi Arabia.

Britain to soon have ‘third world’ military, former First Sea Lord warns

Britain will end up having a ‘third world military’ unless ministers spend more, George Zambellas warns.

Baldwin visits Ajax vehicles in Wales

Defence Minister visits Wales to view two Ares vehicles in the final stages of testing.

Peach named as NATO Chairman of Military Committee

Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach has been elected as the new NATO Chairman of the Military Committee.

Statement of Intent strengthens UK-Qatar relationship

Michael Fallon has welcomed Qatar’s intention to proceed with the purchase of 24 Typhoon aircraft.

North Korea fires second ballistic missile

North Korea has fired a second ballistic missile across Japan.

Last Mile challenge winners announced

Part of the MOD's Innovation Initiative, the Last Mile challenge winners have been announced.

£55 million contract for bomb disposal robots

A contract worth up to £55 million for 56 bomb disposal robots has been announced at the DSEI Exhibition.

UK offers security partnership with EU post-Brexit

The UK government has offered to contribute military assets to EU operations as part of a security partnership with the EU after Brexit.