Kim Sengupta is Defence Correspondent at The Independent.
07 September 2014 12:00 AM
05 September 2014 07:04 PM
Amid a mood of recrimination and mistrust on the ground, the prevalent feeling is the agreement will soon fall apart
Ukraine crisis: Leaders talk about peace but in Mariupol, Luhansk and Donetsk, the reality looks more like war
04 September 2014 08:21 PM
Even the troops seem unsure about whether or not they are still fighting – or what happens next
Ukraine crisis: Nato readies rapid-reaction spearhead force in response to Russian intervention – with sizeable British contingent
01 September 2014 07:51 PM
The Alliance has not named Russia as the threat against whom the measures are being taken
29 August 2014 05:57 PM
The jihadists have taken equipment belonging to both the Syrian regime and America
28 August 2014 07:29 PM
Kiev's forces are digging in around the port to stop the opening of a land corridor to Crimea
25 August 2014 09:30 PM
For years, Islamist groups were allowed to use this country as a base to carry out attacks abroad
21 August 2014 08:43 PM
Four months ago, four French journalists held by Isis in Syria were freed after, it was claimed, François Hollande’s government paid a hefty ransom. The reports were quite detailed: the Defence Minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, it was said, had personally carried the cash to the Turkish capital, Ankara. The claim was denied by the Élysée Palace, which pointed out that “President Hollande has said it is a very important principle that hostage-takers should not be tempted to take others”.
21 August 2014 08:26 PM
Pentagon says both the Army's Delta Force and Navy SEAL commandos wanted 'to be in on the op' last July
21 August 2014 03:24 PM
There is a disconnect between EU and US policy
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Millions of Britons struggling to feed themselves and facing malnourishment
Ukip member gets into Christmas spirit with Union Flag plea to Santa 'for our country back'
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Nigel Farage: Ukip leader named 'Briton of the year' by The Times
Immigrants make UK racist, says Ukip councillor Trevor Shonk
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