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Seized Iranian tanker to be released

Britain’s Mediterranean territory Gibraltar decided to free a seized Iranian oil tanker, but did not indicate when or if the ship would set sail...

Royal Marines train Ugandan military in maritime operations

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Royal Marines and their Reservist counterparts have spent four weeks training the Uganda People’s Defence Force in maritime operations. 1 Assault Group Marines (1AGRM) travelled...

Britain begins escorting all UK vessels through Hormuz Strait

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Britain has started sending a warship to accompany all British-flagged vessels through the Strait of Hormuz, a change in policy announced on Thursday after...

Britain calls for European naval mission to counter Iran’s ‘piracy’

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Britain called on Monday for a European-led naval mission to ensure safe shipping through the Strait of Hormuz, days after Iran seized a British-flagged...

Iran attempted to block British oil tanker – claim

Three Iranian vessels tried to block the passage of a BP-operated tanker through the Strait of Hormuz but withdrew after warnings from a British...

UK concludes historic exercise with Egypt

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The first bilateral exercise for thirty years between Egypt and the UK has successfully come to its conclusion.  Exercise AMHOSE 1 saw the participation...

Three British Chinook helicopters fully operational in Gao

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The three British CH-47 Chinook helicopters deployed to Gao, Mali, are now officially cleared to perform operational missions for the benefit of...

Britain committed to free trade with Kenya

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Britain is committed to free trade with Kenya after it leaves the European Union, British Prime Minister Theresa May said on a...

Britain to boost Africa trade

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Britain will use its international aid budget to boost its own interests while seeking to deepen trade ties with Africa, Prime Minister...

UK Government trains Malawi Park Rangers to combat poaching

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With less than two months to go until the London Illegal Wildlife Trade conference, UK troops in Malawi, as the face of...

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SANDF missing the communication target

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Former defence and military veterans minister Nosiviwe Mapisa-Nqakula on a number of occasions said words to the effect South Africans have to decide what...