Church bells were used in the middle of the night to rouse 800 Cypriots to protest against an operation by the British military. Three-hundred
The decision to go to war in Iraq in 2003 was a divisive one, and this morning, after waiting seven years for its publication, The Iraq Inquiry, headed by Sir John Chilcot, has delivered a deleterious
UK Prime Minister David Cameron has urged Britain to learn lessons from the Chilcot Report.
It was the first time since World War II the United Kingdom sent its troops to invade a sovereign country.
Former UK Prime Minister Tony Blair has taken full responsibility for the British invasion of Iraq in 2003, but says he stands by the decision.
Policy on Iraq was based on "flawed intelligence and assessments," that went unchallenged, says Chilcot.
It has been four decades since Cyprus was divided in 1974 after the Turkish invasion in the island causing thousands of residents to abandon their
Dad’s Army – a British television institution has hit the silver screen – Captain Mainwaring and his Home Guard are on alert in Walmington-on-Sea.
David Cameron has announced a massive boost to Britain’s defence budget in the wake of the Paris attacks. Speaking after visiting the French capital
At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, World War One, also known as the Great War, ended. On this morning in a railroad car
A British warplane accidentally has dropped two missiles onto its own base in Cyprus. The weapons fell from the aircraft as it was landing on
The final British combat troops and last US Marines unit in Afghanistan officially ended their operations on Sunday. In a ceremony at the regional
The remains of 15 British soldiers who fought and died during the Great War have been reinterred, almost 100 years to the day after the men died.
American fighter jets have struck at ISIL targets in Syria near the Kurdish town of Kobani. US Central Command released a short video showing one
British fighter planes have been sent on their first combat mission over Iraq since parliament gave the green light for strikes against ISIL. Two
Two British jets were flying over Iraq and were ready to hit targets on Saturday, their first mission since parliament authorised strikes against
An octogenarian D-Day veteran rolled back the years by parachuting into the same drop zone in Normandy that he landed in 70 years ago as part of the
Pegasus Bridge is one of the key stops for those who revisit the Allied landing sites in Normandy. It crosses the Caen canal to the sea. It was a
Two men have been found guilty of murdering British soldier Lee Rigby in a gruesome case that horrified the nation. Michael Adebolajo, 29, and
A British royal marine has been found guilty of murdering an injured Afghan insurgent by a military court in England. It’s the first time a
As tributes continue to pour in for the soldier killed on the streets of London on Wednesday, Britain’s Communities Minister has defended the
The British Government has announced it is to send millions of euros worth of “non-lethal” aid to assist anti-Assad fighters in Syria. The
British officials say they’ve made a last minute security upgrade ahead of the London Olympics which kick off on Friday. An extra 1,200 troops will
The British government raced to resolve a major security blunder on Friday, two weeks before the London Olympics. Private firm G4S, which won a 340
Six British soldiers have been killed in Afghanistan when their Warrior armoured vehicle hit a roadside bomb. The attack is the heaviest single