Jun 01, 2012 09:57 EDT
A British sailor has gone missing in Dubai, forcing his ship to leave the emirate without him, the Royal Navy said Friday as his family issued a plea for information on his whereabouts.
Mar 20, 2011 19:53 EDT
British forces on Sunday took part in a "co-ordinated strike against Libyan air defence systems", the country's military said.
Mar 20, 2011 11:49 EDT
Britain said on Sunday its air and sea strikes on Libya had been "very successful" and stressed it was doing everything it could to avoid civilian casualties as it enforces a UN-sanctioned no-fly zone.
Mar 19, 2011 23:55 EDT
Britain bombarded Libya with missiles from air and sea as multinational forces launched military action, with Prime Minister David Cameron urging an end to Moamer Kadhafi's "appalling brutality".
Mar 19, 2011 21:54 EDT
RAF Tornado jets have hit Libyan targets with cruise missiles on a long-range bombing mission, London's first air strikes in the military action, defence officials said Sunday.
Mar 19, 2011 11:35 EDT
(Reuters) - Military action authorized by the United Nations against Libyan forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi could take place under NATO command or under a coalition of the willing led by France and Britain.
Mar 18, 2011 14:40 EDT
Britain is moving Tornado and Typhoon fighter jets to bases near Libya to stop Moamer Kadhafi's forces unleashing a "bloodbath" against civilians, Prime Minister David Cameron said Friday.