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'Hero Of The Year' Reunites Soldiers With Stray Dogs They Befriended Overseas

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 12.08.2014 | Impact

Pen Farthing believes war creates strong bonds between those who experience it together -- but they don't both have to be human. On Sunday, CNN re...

Watch Out For The Glock!

AP | CASSANDRA VINOGRAD | Posted 01.11.2013 | World

LONDON -- Britain's army is bidding goodbye to the Browning pistol it's used for more than 40 years, opting for faster and lighter Glock 17 pistols fo...

UK Steps Up Criticism Of Iran

AP | ALI AKBAR DAREINI and BRIAN MURPHY | Posted 03.25.2012 | World

TEHRAN, Iran — Military power near the strategic Strait of Hormuz could be bolstered by additional British forces, the country's defense secreta...

Eight Reasons Why The UK's Strategic Defence and Security Review Must Not Savage its Military

Azeem Ibrahim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Azeem Ibrahim

Strategic Defence and Security Reviews are all too rarely about keeping us safe, and all too often about saving us money. In this respect, the SDSR the government is currently undertaking looks more egregious than ever.

British Cuts To Military Concern U.S. Officials

New York Times | MICHAEL R. GORDON and JOHN F. BURNS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Plans by the British government to make significant cuts in defense spending have spurred concerns among American military experts about Britain's abi...

Caring for Generation Torture

James Denselow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
James Denselow

Today's wars "among the people" make the experiences endured by soldiers much more complex -- and, therefore, the transition back to civilian life is that much harder.

Iraq War Inquiry Set To Begin In Britain: Tony Blair Will Be Witness

AP | PAISLEY DODDS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — An inquiry into Britain's role in the Iraq war kicked off Tuesday with top government advisers testifying that some Bush administration...