Britain is well prepared to tackle future terrorist threats abroad such as so-called Islamic State, according to Michael Fallon.Read the full story ›
The defence secretary told ITV News hunting down Britons returning from impending Isis defeats abroad is the "next stage of the campaign".Read the full story ›
The Defence Secretary told ITV News he was not being opportunistic with a new warning the Labour leader would put Britain at risk.Read the full story ›
Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon has refused to rule out cuts amid claims of a funding shortfall in the armed forces.Read the full story ›
The Defence Secretary said that there has been a 'persistent pattern of behaviour' where several recent hacks had been attributed to Russia.Read the full story ›
The Defence Secretary Michael Fallon repeatedly refused to confirm details of the test when he was summoned to the Commons.Read the full story ›
Britain will keep training the Ukrainian military for another year in the face of a "provocative" Russia, the Defence Secretary said.Read the full story ›
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon has said Boris Johnson's comments about Saudi Arabia "playing proxy wars" were taken out of context.Read the full story ›
Britain will continue to block a European Union army as long as it remains in the bloc as it undermines NATO military alliance, Defence Secretary Michael Fallon said.
But speaking at the Conservative party conference in Birmingham on Tuesday, he said: "Leaving the EU does not mean we are stepping back from our commitment to the security of our continent."
France and Germany hope that Britain's vote to leave the EU will leave the path open for common defence proposals.
Making a swipe at Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, known for his anti-nuclear arms stance, he said: "Waving a white flag, will not keep us safe.
"Labour would risk our defence for their dogma. That's why they can never be trusted with British security."
Defence Secretary Michael Fallon told ITV News Mosul would soon be 'encircled' to expel militants from the city.Read the full story ›