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British Foreign Minister Liz Truss to visit Moscow in February
... agreed to go to Moscow in February, according to RIA. Britain's foreign ministry didn't make a statement. A senior British defence ministry source said on Saturday Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu had also agreed to talks with British counterpart Ben Wallace in Moscow . On Friday, Shoigu invited Wallace to Moscow , while Wallace had earlier this week extended a similar invitation for his Russian counterpart to visit London for talks. The Defence Secretary is glad that Russia has accepted the ...
Updated: 01/22/2022
Boris Johnson promises pressure on Russia over Ukraine plot
... be replaced without a full-blown invasion of the capital, Kyiv. The Foreign Office also had information on former Ukrainian politicians with links to Russian intelligence services, and listed five men. The statement said that some of these have contact ... ... aimed at averting war. Last week, as high-level talks took place across Europe , the UK's defence and foreign secretaries, Ben Wallace and Liz Truss , were both in Australia . The prime minister seems to have been absent from top-level Ukraine diplomacy ...
Updated: 01/22/2022
British army will be reduced to 72,500 by 2025: Secretary of State
... year 2025. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. The Secretary of State for Defence, Ben Wallace, stated that the British army will be reduced to 72,500 by the year 2025. This is set out in the new Defence in a Competitive ... ... Defence Staff, has rightly named Russia , China , North Korea and Iran as major threats to the UK. There are a generation of politicians who promise to deal with things but never do. A House of Commons Library review of the Army stated earlier this year: ...
Updated: 12/07/2021
UK to announce new training base in Oman
Some may include advertisements from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. Defence Secretary Ben Wallace is set to announce later this week that the UK will implement a training facility in the Omani Desert. This may include advertisements from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. Defence Secretary Ben Wallace is set to announce later ...
Updated: 11/24/2021
UK to sell warships, missiles to Ukraine in defence deal
This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. Defence Secretary Ben Wallace, 51, has agreed to sell warships and missiles to Kyiv in a new defence deal between the two nations, reports suggest. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. Defence Secretary Ben Wallace, 51, has agreed ...
Updated: 11/18/2021
Nord Stream 2 shut down, but no company has trading
... Network Agency FNA said that the Swiss consortium running the European end of the project would need to form a company under German law to obtain an operating licence, even though Nord Stream 2 is led by Russia 's Gazprom . It came after Western politicians, including Defence Secretary Ben Wallace , accused Moscow of using the pipeline to deprive Europe of much-needed gas supplies and drive prices to record highs. READ MORE: EU winter crisis brewing as Russian gas is off until March. After a fire at a subsea power cable, France shut ...
Updated: 11/17/2021
Defence Secretary Ben Wallace accuses MPs of disrespecting armed forces
... accused three opposition MPs of disrespecting the armed forces by getting drunk on a trip to visit soldiers in Gibraltar . Ben Wallace is to write to Labour and the Scottish National party over the conduct of their MPs, which put military personnel in a ... ... among 15 MPs on a three-day trip to visit troops in Gibraltar over Armistice Day this week, as part of a regular scheme to give politicians insight into the work of the armed forces. A witness said the trio had been drinking in an airport departure lounge ...
Updated: 11/11/2021
UK Defence Secretary Ben Wallace to meet with army generals over sexual harassment
There are adverts from us and 3 rd parties based on our understanding. That is a new requirement for the UK Defence Secretary, Ben Wallace, to allow women to careers in the army. There are adverts from us and 3 rd parties based on our understanding. There is a new requirement for the UK Defence Secretary, Ben Wallace, to allow women to careers in the army. Mr Wallace was determined ...
Updated: 11/08/2021
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