The UK’s 83 military interventions around the world since 1945

Britain has deployed its armed forces for combat over 80 times in 47 countries since the end of the Second World War, in episodes ranging from brutal colonial wars and covert operations to efforts to prop up favoured governments or to deter civil unrest The British military has used or threatened to use military force […]

Singapore: Declassified

Articles ‘British archives, personal accounts, confirm extent of Communist United Front activities here: PM Lee’ (Straits Times, 20 December 2014) ‘PM Lee on declassified British documents: Revisionists “still deny historical facts”’ (The Newspaper, 21 December 2014) ‘Britain Kept Secret Nuclear Weapons In Singapore & Cyprus’ (Sunday Times, 31 December 2000) ‘What is it about the […]