MOD lawyers pressed on with prosecution of soldier over souvenir pistol despite medical report that could exonerate him
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Thursday 28 June 2012
The Ministry of Defence is wasting billions of pounds of taxpayers' money on military supplies it does not need, according to a public spending watchdog.
Monday 25 June 2012
Senior judges were today asked to decide whether relatives of soldiers killed in Iraq could pursue damages claims against the Government.
Sunday 17 June 2012
Iraq and Afghan conflicts have led to more than 28,000 military personnel seeking MoD help for health problems since 2006
Friday 15 June 2012
A second soldier has been killed in Afghanistan this week, the Ministry of Defence said today.
Thursday 14 June 2012
A Taliban commander has been killed in Afghanistan, coalition forces said.
Wednesday 30 May 2012
The first public meeting to discuss controversial plans to position surface-to-air missiles on residential flats during the Olympics will be held tomorrow.
Tuesday 22 May 2012
Vladimir Putin has named his new cabinet, retaining some of the outgoing government's key figures but adding a few fresh faces, and tightening his grip on power as he begins his third presidential term.
Tuesday 15 May 2012
This is not just about financial balance, it is about an ability to deliver military capability to where it is needed
Saturday 12 May 2012
Unseen TV footage from a turbulent decade shows Britain grappling with contemporary problems, says Ian Burrell
Thursday 10 May 2012
Thousands of police officers are expected to join a protest march against cuts to public services today. Organisers hope 20,000 officers will parade through central London, with 16,000 wearing black caps to signify the number of jobs expected to be cut.
Wednesday 09 May 2012
Campaigners for gay marriage expressed disappointment today that it was not included in the Queen's Speech.
Saturday 05 May 2012
A soldier has died at a military training area in Wales, the Ministry of Defence said yesterday.
Saturday 05 May 2012
Nearly three weeks after Cesar Vilca disappeared while fighting Shining Path rebels, his father has brought his body home after hiking into dense jungle to retrieve it.
Thursday 03 May 2012
Russia's top military officer has threatened to launch a pre-emptive strike if Nato goes ahead with controversial plans for a missile defence system in Eastern Europe.
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