It was not supposed to be like this. Exactly three years after the Tahrir Square revolt, Egyptians are at war with each other once more.
The letter comes ahead of military exercises between the US and South Korea that the North sees as provocative
Government and rebel leaders in South Sudan have signed a ceasefire – the first step towards peace in the country after five weeks of violence in which more than 1,000 people have been killed and hundreds of thousands forced from their homes.
BAE Systems boss Ian King today defended the Eurofighter Typhoon after talks with the United Arab Emirates over a £6 billion order collapsed last month.
OK, so I've thought about this a lot and I might just about be ready to start thinking about the new season. Maybe.
A sports stadium in Mogadishu became a key base for al-Shabaab in Somalia as their influence expanded across eastern Africa. Photographer Johnnie Shand Kydd visited the arena after it was reclaimed by African Union forces
We have vastly better things to do with the money
Army intelligence officer hid in a Philippines jungle until 1974
Observers say the referendum is an attempt by the authorities to secure a nationwide stamp of approval for the coup that unseated former President Mohamed Morsi last July
Senior UK military and political figures could end up in the dock as 400 victims denounce 'systemic' use of torture and cruelty
Morsi’s Muslim Brotherhood supporters, who accuse the army of staging a coup, have held frequent protests calling for his reinstatement
The Army is launching a new recruitment campaign to expand its reserves section, despite recent cuts to the number of troops.
George Osborne is said to have paid £100 an hour to be trained by a Harley Street vocal specialist during his days as shadow Chancellor, to help him sound weighty and authoritative. But did he get his money’s worth? After listening to the Chancellor’s speech on Monday, the Labour MP Jamie Reed seemed to think not. He tweeted: “Can someone please reintroduce Osborne to ‘t’ as a consonant? Cos I godda dell ya, that speech made me wanna scream.”
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Two dead, a teenager missing, damage to homes and businesses, transport disrupted. And it isn't over. More rain, high tides and gale-force winds are on the way
He was due to face allegations of high treason when the incident occured