- Poland welcomes increased British military presence Updated: Jan-22-16 10:49 am
WARSAW, Poland - Polish and British defense officials say there are plans for a stronger British military presence in Poland to reassure members on NATO's eastern flank concerned about Russia's resurgence.
- Cameron vows to end 'spurious' abuse cases against UK troops Updated: Jan-22-16 8:11 am
LONDON - Prime Minister David Cameron wants to make it harder for Iraqis to bring claims of abuse against British troops.
- Senior RAF officer appointed head of Britain's armed forces Updated: Jan-22-16 8:07 am
LONDON - The British government has appointed a senior Royal Air Force officer to head the country's armed forces.
- US and allies meet in Paris to strengthen anti-IS coalition Updated: Jan-20-16 10:20 am
PARIS - Britain's top military official says countries allied against the Islamic State group have to capitalize on recent gains made against the extremist organization.
- US military releases 1st account of sailors' Iran detention Updated: Jan-18-16 1:00 pm
WASHINGTON - In its first official account of Iran's seizure and subsequent release of 10 U.S. sailors in the Persian Gulf, the U.S. military said Monday the only items found missing from their two recovered boats were SIM cards for two satellite phones.
- French court convicts UK man in migrant girl case; no jail Updated: Jan-14-16 1:34 pm
BOULOGNE-SUR-MER, France - A British man who risked being convicted as a smuggler prevailed in court Thursday, convincing judges that he acted with his heart when he tried to deliver a four-year-old Afghan girl from a squalid migrant camp in France to family members in Britain.
- UK man faces French trial for trying to save migrant girl Updated: Jan-12-16 1:21 pm
GUISELEY, England - Rob Lawrie had a choice. On one side lay the law - you can't sneak a 4-year-old girl across international borders - and on the other side sat his sentiments: How could he leave that girl trapped in a squalid migrant camp?
- Foreign secretary: UK helping Saudi-led Yemen campaign Updated: Jan-12-16 9:41 am
LONDON - British troops are helping identify targets for a Saudi-led military campaign in Yemen and haven't found any "deliberate" breaches of humanitarian law, Foreign Secretary Philip Hammond said Tuesday.