British army

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Stories of children killed in the Troubles to be told to MPs
Relatives and friends of the six victims will narrate their stories in a committee room at Portcullis House

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

27, Jun, 2022 @9:36 AM

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Paratroopers banned from Nato deployment after Essex orgy – report
Colchester barracks incident came after other cases and could be seen to denigrate women, says head of army

Caroline Davies

17, Jun, 2022 @3:41 PM

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MoD not a ‘professional working environment’, says former veterans minister
Johnny Mercer criticised ministry’s operations as he tried to prevent prosecutions for alleged offences in conflict

Heather Stewart

14, Jun, 2022 @11:01 PM

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Ballymurphy massacre: MoD to pay damages to bereaved relatives
Families reach ‘significant’ settlement over British army killings of nine people in Belfast in 1971

Rory Carroll Ireland correspondent

13, Jun, 2022 @12:37 PM

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Tamil refugees detained by UK on Chagos Islands go on hunger strike
Forty-two hunger strikers are part of group of 89 Sri Lankans whose boat was intercepted in Indian Ocean by UK military

Haroon Siddique Legal affairs correspondent

20, May, 2022 @2:23 PM

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For decades the MoD denied my mystery illness. At last I feel I know the truth | Kevin Muldoon
Veterans like me have been waiting to know the source of our Gulf war syndrome. New research may finally give us answers, says Gulf war veteran Kevin Muldoon

Kevin Muldoon

12, May, 2022 @9:09 AM

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UK’s army recruitment system closed since March after data breach
Data relating to about 120 army recruits was offered for sale on the dark web

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

26, Apr, 2022 @6:00 AM

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May I have a word about… a no-nonsense message from the army’s highest ranking woman | Jonathan Bouquet
Maj Gen Sharon Nesmith joins the pantheon of great military quotes with her ‘lethal and agile force’ mission statement

Jonathan Bouquet

17, Apr, 2022 @8:30 AM

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Minister asks military charities to help ensure British veterans don’t fight in Ukraine
Leo Docherty steps in after Boris Johnson says serving soldiers would face court martial

Peter Walker Political correspondent

11, Mar, 2022 @12:09 PM

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MoD delivery of Ajax armoured vehicles will be a challenge, says watchdog
Unresolved safety issues has led to four-year delay of 589 vehicles, leaving army with ageing equipment

Jamie Grierson

11, Mar, 2022 @12:01 AM

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Man dies and 23 rescued in ‘ferocious’ conditions on Ben Nevis
Man falls 300 metres to his death and army group gets into difficulty after trying to help him

Libby Brooks Scotland correspondent

09, Mar, 2022 @1:19 PM

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British army veterans denied treatment for brain injuries
They have seizures and brain damage but the MoD insists their illnesses are psychological. Now scans could help thousands of soldiers who have been misdiagnosed

David Rose

20, Feb, 2022 @6:30 AM

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