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Leaked Letter Warns Army Battalions and Regiments to Vanish In Cuts

The head of the Army has written to military commanders, warning that entire battalions and regiments will disappear and an extra 5000 soldiers face...

Defence equipment budget rises as Future Force takes shape

The Government today committed to increasing the planned MOD equipment budget by over £3bn during the Spending Review period after 2015 to fund vital...

British force in Afghanistan was ‘unacceptably’ weak: report

The British task force sent into Afghanistan's Helmand province in 2006 was badly equipped, under-manned and not strong enough to take on the Taliban,...

British Apache Helicopters Attack Targets in Libya

The Libyan capital Tripoli has been rocked by a series of large explosions overnight. It follows the use of British Army Apache helicopters, which...

Army Assisting Libya Operations with RAF

British Army personnel are taking to the skies over Libya in RAF Sentinel aircraft, helping gather essential intelligence in support of NATO-led operations to...

Keeping The Apache Ready To Take On The Taliban

Behind every battle-winning Apache in Afghanistan is a team of unsung heroes working tirelessly to ensure the British Army's gunship is fully serviced, fuelled...

British Army Deploys Wolfhound MRAP to Afghanistan

The British Army's newest heavyweight protected vehicle, Wolfhound, is now operational in Afghanistan, providing increased protection to the troops as they support missions in...

British forces hand over flashpoint Afghan district to US

London: British troops transferred responsibility for security in the Sangin district of southern Afghanistan to US forces Monday, leaving an area where Britain suffered...

Iron Fist Brigade In Huge Canada Army Exercise

London, UK: 20th Armoured Brigade (The Iron Fist) is currently taking part in a huge army exercise in Canada, to help prepare them for...

Former British Army Chief Blasts Blair, Brown for Inadequate War Funding

LONDON: The former head of the British army has strongly criticized former Prime Ministers Tony Blair and Gordon Brown for letting British troops down...