Kim Sengupta is Defence Correspondent at The Independent.
17 June 2014 12:23 AM
Diplomatic channels: Umar al-Shishani describes the US as ‘enemies of Allah and enemies of Islam’
15 June 2014 10:11 PM
Islamist attacks bear remarkable similarities to plans of its predecessor in Iraq eight years ago
10 June 2014 05:33 PM
The US government is considering sending emergency military supplies to Iraq after rebel fighters took control of Mosul, according to senior Western security sources. Supplies including Hellfire missiles and ScanEagle unmanned Drones are expected to be airlifted to the country very soon and more weaponry such as artillery may follow.
09 June 2014 11:09 PM
Diplomatic Channels: Gen Gantz was making the point that Hezbollah remains the biggest threat to Israel and it has likely improved its capabilities since 2006
05 June 2014 09:10 PM
The Paras’ return to Normandy brought back chilling memories
26 May 2014 11:22 PM
23 May 2014 06:25 PM
On the day it became clear that Petro Poroshenko – the “Chocolate King” – may well become the next president of Ukraine, he was careful about proposed new sanctions on the Kremlin: “One shouldn’t rush into things. We don’t want to hurt Russia: that is not our aim.”
Ukraine crisis: The patriotic volunteers of the 'Black Army' who want to save their land only make it more dangerous
19 May 2014 08:00 PM
Diplomatic Channels: People can see the Donbas slipping away, just like Crimea. They want to do something
16 May 2014 06:19 PM
Employees of Rinat Akhmetov have joined police on patrol in Mariupol and have begun to clear up the mess left by the clashes
Scottish independence referendum: A nation divided against itself
Scottish referendum results: Cross-party consensus collapses amid Tory-Labour spat on the 'English question'
Scottish independence: David Cameron is becoming the 'George Bush of Britain'
Russia freezes Ukraine into submission: Kiev admits country doesn't have enough fuel for winter
Archbishop of Canterbury admits doubts about existence of God
Portuguese academic says British are 'filthy, violent and drunk'
- 1 Scottish referendum: So how about the English now being given a chance to split from England?
- 2 London council removes 'unacceptable' Stamford Hill posters telling women which side of the road to walk down
- 3 Kim Kardashian 'nude pictures' leaked on 4chan in new celebrity hacking attack weeks after Jennifer Lawrence scandal
- 4 Matthew Miller: American sentenced to hard labour in North Korea 'wanted to be Snowden II'
- 5 Iranian blogger found guilty of insulting Prophet Mohammad on Facebook sentenced to death