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British military to tackle sexual violence in Africa

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The British Defence Secretary has confirmed specialist Army trainers will travel to Africa to help tackle sexual violence after visiting Kenya, Somalia...

UK boosts Africa ties after ministerial visit

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The United Kingdom remains determined to bring prosperity and stability to East Africa, defence minister Mark Lancaster has reaffirmed after visiting Uganda. The...

Britain unveils fighter jet model to rival Franco-German program

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Britain unveiled a model of a sleek proposed fighter jet named Tempest on Monday, raising questions about the future of European defense...

Britain to tackle danger of drones near airports with new laws

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Britain said it would ban drones from flying above 400 feet and within one kilometre of airport boundaries to reduce the possibility...

Rendition case with Libya ex-rebel settled – newspaper

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Britain reached a settlement with Abdul Hakim Belhadj, a Libyan former rebel leader who said he suffered years of torture by Muammar...

Britain joins Syria strikes to deter chemical attacks

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Britain struck Syria with air-launched cruise missiles on Saturday in partnership with the United States and France to try to cripple its...

West weighs Syria attack that could lead to confrontation with Russia

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British ministers planned to gather on Thursday to discuss whether to join the United States and France in a possible military attack...

Britain backs Libya on election plans

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British foreign minister Boris Johnson believes Libya's plans to work towards elections in 2018 are probably "the right timescale". In July, rival...

Nigeria asking Britain for equipment to fight Islamists

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Britain is considering a request to sell military equipment to Nigeria to help it fight Boko Haram Islamist militants, Foreign Secretary Boris...

Britain’s Johnson visits Libya strongman, Haftar

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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson met Libyan commander Khalifa Haftar during a visit to Benghazi and urged him to stick to a...

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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...