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A Merlin helicopter IN PICTURES: 2011's RAF Photographic Competition

The best of Royal Air Force photography has been celebrated today at the annual RAF Photographic Awards ceremony held at the RAF Club in Piccadilly, London. 11 Oct 11

The distinctive shadow of a Sea King Mk7 Airborne Surveillance and Control helicopter Navy helicopters help seize heroin in Helmand

Over 2,000 pounds (900kg) of heroin and two bomb-makers have been intercepted in Afghanistan with... 11 Oct 11

Landing craft International forces take part in Exercise Joint Warrior

Land, sea and air forces from ten nations are currently taking part in the two-week Joint Warrior... 11 Oct 11

Afghan National Policemen poised to engage the enemy Tigers take over lead for mentoring Afghan National Police

1st Battalion The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (1 PWRR), known as 'The Tigers', has taken over... 11 Oct 11

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales Prince Charles honours TA armoured reconnaissance regiment

His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales saluted Territorial Army (TA) soldiers from The Queen's Own... 11 Oct 11

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Pride in the Armed Forces
Pride in the Armed Forces
Members of the Armed Forces have been honoured by the general public and celebrities this week at the Daily Mirror Pride of Britain Awards.
RFA vessel leaves Libya
RFA vessel leaves Libya
The Royal Fleet Auxiliary vessel Fort Rosalie has completed her mission to support Royal Navy warships protecting Libyan civilians.

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Royal Navy:

Brigadier Patrick Sanders greets Brigadier Ed Davis 20th Armoured Brigade takes command of Task Force Helmand

20th Armoured Brigade has taken over command of Task Force Helmand in Afghanistan from 3 Commando... 10 Oct 11

British Army:

Staff Sergeant Vicky Charnock Fighting mental health issues in the military

To mark the Army's mental health campaign 'Don't Bottle It Up' and today's World Mental Health Day,... 10 Oct 11

Royal Air Force:

An RAF Tornado GR4 RAF strikes more targets in Sirte

RAF aircraft have struck further targets in Sirte and Bani Walid over recent days as NATO continues... 10 Oct 11

Defence Focus magazine issue 256 - October 2011

Operations in Afghanistan

Navy helicopters help seize heroin in Helmand

Over 2,000 pounds (900kg) of heroin and two bomb-makers have been intercepted in...11 Oct 11

Tigers take over lead for mentoring Afghan National Police

1st Battalion The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment (1 PWRR), known as 'The...11 Oct 11

20th Armoured Brigade takes command of Task Force Helmand

20th Armoured Brigade has taken over command of Task Force Helmand in...10 Oct 11

Defence heads mark 10 years of Afghanistan operations

On the 10th anniversary of the start of UK operations in Afghanistan, Defence...7 Oct 11

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LIBYA: Operation ELLAMY

RAF strikes more targets in Sirte

RAF aircraft have struck further targets in Sirte and Bani Walid over recent...10 Oct 11

RAF Tornados clock up 7,000 flying hours over Libya

RAF Tornados operating in support of NATO's Operation UNIFIED PROTECTOR to...7 Oct 11

RAF medics help keep planes flying over Libya

Helping to keep the UK's aircrew and support staff fit and healthy and flying...6 Oct 11

HMS Bangor destroys bombs off Libya

The Royal Navy minehunter HMS Bangor has destroyed a 2,000-pound (907kg) mine...5 Oct 11

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