A new report by the Ministry of Defence highlights the importance of an integrated approach to defence and claims that an independent Scotland would no longer benefit from Britain’s £34 billion defence industry.

Three months after President Obama ordered a review of U.S. aid to Egypt following a military coup there, the White House appears to have settled on a middle ground: maintaining key assistance for security and counter-terrorism efforts while suspending delivery of tanks, helicopters and other military hardware.

A British man has been detained in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi, but is not being linked to a recent terror attack there, the UK Foreign Office confirms.

Pakistan and the United Kingdom on Tuesday agreed to co-operate on issues of pressing mutual importance, including counter-terrorism work, and combating illegal migration and organised crime, interior ministers of the two countries said.

The government's flagship £650 million National Cyber Security Programme has been accused by some of its private sector partners with lacking co-ordination and failing SMEs in the battle against the cyber threat.

Prime Minister David Cameron has given his backing to a new joint government and industry vision for growth in the UK Defence sector.

William Hague gave warning of an "alarming moment in the affairs of the world" on Sunday if no country is prepared to take military action over the poison gas attacks in Syria.

British police have arrested two men after a break-in at Buckingham Palace this week, one of the most serious security breaches at the Queen's London residence in about 30 years

Heathrow Airport was on terror alert in mid August after receiving “credible” intelligence that women suicide bombers could have ­explosives concealed in breast implants, the Mirror has reported.

Birmingham's International Convention Centre (ICC) was the venue of a simulated terrorist attack to test the reactions of the emergency services and the army.

China has said it has suffered a major cyber-attack, causing many websites based in the country to go temporarily offline.

Pakistan's Interior Ministry delivered a draft counterterrorism policy to Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Tuesday that seeks to dismantle all terrorist outfits and networks in Pakistan through counterinsurgency and intelligence efforts, as well as reforms to the police and judiciary.

Two government agencies have unveiled a scheme for businesses to get help from specialists in responding to cyber attacks.

The FBI is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its Hostage Rescue Team. Always ready to respond to a crisis situation, this specialized entity is America's premier SWAT team and a world renowned counter-terrorism force.

The UK's Ministry of Defence has partnered with companies including Hewlett Packard and Rolls-Royce to create a cyber security protection group aimed at boosting defences in the event of cyber attacks.

Britain will start talks to put its 159 billion pound military equipment buying programme in the hands of a private company as soon as Friday, as it battles to clamp down on cost overruns and delays, industry sources said.

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