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Exclusive: May had troops on streets BEFORE #OperationTemperer launched

Theresa May, since her announcement that she was launching ‘Operation Temperer’ to put armed troops onto Britain’s streets to supplement police numbers, has received harsh criticism for… 437 more words

Ordnance Survey Ireland Online Game Counties In Alabama

Ordnance survey ireland online game counties in alabama

We would like to show you a description here but the site won’t allow us. Free 1:10,560 scale Historical Mapping for the whole of GB. 370 more words

Dodging bullets on a Lantau trail

A surprise encounter with a cache of bullets sent police rushing up Nga Ying Shan this week.

Local resident Venus Khongphet and friend Mark Tee came across the hoard of around 800 bullets while hiking down a remote path on Tsim Fung Shan near Tai O on Tuesday. 319 more words

Police

Turkey Is Ready To Export Chinese Ballistic Missiles

Roketsan put on a lavish display at IDEF 2017. Its usual assembly of dumb and smart ordnance did have a rare inclusion, however: the Khan, or Bora Kaan, tactical ballistic missile. 564 more words

Asia

'Mother' should not be used to describe a bomb, says Pope Francis

(Source: www.straitstimes.com)

MILAN (REUTERS) – Pope Francis on Saturday (May 6) criticised the naming of the US military’s biggest non-nuclear explosive as “the Mother of All Bombs”, saying the word “mother” should not be used in reference to a deadly weapon. 130 more words

Current Affairs

Wartime Parachute Illuminating Flare

At the end of last year we looked at a 1960s parachute illuminating mortar bomb here. Tonight we are looking at a second example of the parachute flare mortar bomb, this time however it is a wartime example and is far more complete than the previous one: 499 more words

British Army