Ministry of Defence

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Soldier dies after being hit by armoured vehicle on Salisbury Plain
Investigation launched into death of 26-year-old man on training exercise in Wiltshire

Jamie Grierson

22, Jun, 2022 @5:12 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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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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Western war aims are growing. But how much more will Nato commit to Ukraine?
While the west toughens its stance over Putin’s invasion, it is rejecting his foreign minister’s claim that Nato is in a proxy war with Russia

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security editor

27, Apr, 2022 @7:19 PM

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UK to announce fresh military aid package for Ukraine
UK and Ukrainian ministers met to view missile systems and armoured vehicles that could be used in next phase of fighting

Dan Sabbagh Defence and security correspondent

07, Apr, 2022 @6:33 PM

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Defence firm Sheffield Forgemasters told to end contract with Gazprom
UK manufacturer – nationalised in 2021 – is supplied gas by Russian state-owned energy company

Julia Kollewe

13, Mar, 2022 @3:21 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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Experts raise doubts over plan for Royal Navy to control Channel crossings
Exclusive: Critical defence select committee report to come amid growing Tory unease over No 10’s plan

Rajeev Syal Home affairs editor

07, Mar, 2022 @1:10 PM

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Conservative MPs urge increase in UK military aid for Ukraine
Government should consider providing Kyiv air support, former cabinet minister David Davis says

Jessica Elgot, Aubrey Allegretti and Dan Sabbagh

24, Feb, 2022 @12:56 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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UK defence secretary cuts short holiday as Ukraine crisis deepens
Ben Wallace to return early from abroad owing to concerns about possible imminent Russian invasion

Peter Walker and Dan Sabbagh

13, Feb, 2022 @3:40 PM

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