E Squadron is a secretive unit in the secretive world of British special operations, tasked with high-risk operations overseas.
The British Ministry of Defence says it made progress with last year’s controversial recruitment campaign to recruit “snowflakes” and “me me me millenials” into the ranks of the British army. This year, the British Army is targeting young people who lack confidence and spend their time desperately trying to find […]
British soldiers from the Grenadier Guard shared a video showing the painful consequences of a lack of battlefield awareness. In the video, soldiers are seen carrying a troop on a litter for a simulated mock casualty evacuation. One of the soldiers inadvertently walks into a sharp broken branch protruding from […]
Twitter’s “head of editorial” in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa also serves as a part-time officer for the British Army’s information unit, the 77th Brigade, a new report from Middle East Eye revealed. This unit, which was created in 2015, is intended to use psychological operations and social media […]
The US Army turns 244 on June 14, 2019. The British Army posted a congratulatory tweet. What became the US Army formed in 1775 under threat from British forces. The British Ministry of Defence couldn’t let the US Army’s 244th birthday go by without poking a bit of fun at […]
Prince Harry was met with a shrine to himself and his wife Meghan Markle when visiting British armed forces in the Arctic Circle. The Duke was invited inside a snow dugout during his flying visit to northern Norway where the Royal Marines are taking part in winter survival training. The […]
Troops and vehicles from every NATO member are converging on Norway for the biggest exercise in years. The exercise highlights their commitment to collective defence and practices operating in harsh conditions. It’s also a chance for NATO militaries to flex their logistical and mobility muscles. More than 40,000 personnel, 10,000 […]
Britain’s military just underwent a $US130.5 million (£100 million) exercise, part of which focussed on what to do if Russia attacks the West. If Russia does, Britain will send Moscow into total darkness by launching a cyberattack on its electricity supply, Military sources told the Sunday Times. The two-day training […]
Japan is hosting non-US military personnel for exercises for the first time. British soldiers are in Japan for two weeks of drills focused on sharing tactics and techniques. The UK and Japan are two of many countries watching China’s growing influence in East Asia warily. The UK and Japan are […]
Plans are being made for the British Army to deliver food, medicine, and fuel to people around the country if a no-deal Brexit causes shortages. It is feared that a no-deal Brexit would create a “doomsday scenario” in the UK. Britain is set to leave the EU on March 29, […]
A British army officer has died suddenly on an air base in Iraq, the Ministry of Defence has confirmed. Captain Dean Sprouting of the Adjutant General’s Corps died at Al Asad Air Base, a joint US-Iraqi facility in the west of the country, on 31st January 2018. He was serving […]
The arrival of HMS Queen Elizabeth has been the military story of the year in Britain – and this week was an important landmark, the moment it formally joined the Royal Navy. The new aircraft carrier, along with its sister vessel HMS Prince of Wales, is meant to spearhead a […]
Queen Elizabeth II gets fine dining almost any day she wants – but what does she like? Business Insider got the answer from the man making her lunch on Thursday. The menu includes salmon, lamb, and orange tart, and it was approved by the palace. The queen will eat aboard […]
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