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Cameron offers more Typhoons for Nato air mission

Britain will offer another two Typhoon warplanes to patrol the skies of eastern Europe amid continuing tensions with Russia over the Ukraine cris, David Cameron has said.

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Over 100 British troops to join Nato force in Estonia

Over 100 British troops will travel to Estonia for a Nato exercise aimed at reassuring the Baltic states that they will be protected against any aggression from Russia.

The troops will reportedly come from 1st Battalion The Duke of Lancaster's Regiment and are set to leave the UK today.

They will be joined by Defence Secretary Philip Hammond, who will go on to visit RAF crews stationed in nearby Lithuania.

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