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Channel crossings: No plans for Royal Navy to block migrants after UN warns ships could cause 'fatal incidents'The Royal Navy has no current plans to deploy ships in the English Channel to stop migrant boat crossings, it has announced.
Using Royal Navy to tackle migrants ‘declaration of maritime war’ – Calais mayorSending the Royal Navy into the English Channel to deal with migrant crossings is a “declaration of maritime war”, the mayor of Calais has said. Natacha Bouchart told France 3 that the British..
Migrant crossings ‘bad, stupid, dangerous and criminal thing to do', says Prime Minister Boris JohnsonBoris Johnson has branded migrants’ Channel crossings a "very bad and stupid and dangerous and criminal thing to do" as he hinted at changing laws to tackle the crisis. The prime minister’s..
Ministers warned against ‘push back’ suggestion for migrant boatsAny attempts to “push” migrant boats back to French waters risks potentially fatal capsizings, a former home secretary has warned amid calls for the UK to broker an agreement with France. Ministers..
Priti Patel accused of failed 'get tough' approach on migrants as she considers using Royal Navy to tackle numbers crossing ChannelPriti Patel is discussing using the Royal Navy to tackle the number of migrants crossing the Channel, prompting accusations she is repeating a 'get tough' approach that has failed in the past.
Stolen Falklands War medals returned after 15 yearsRoyal Navy serviceman Anthony Paterson was devastated by the theft of Falklands War medals in 2005.
Today in History for May 27thGolden Gate Bridge opens to the public; U.N. Tribunal indicts Yugoslav President Slobodan Milosevic; the British Navy sinks Nazi Germany's battleship Bismarck; Actor Christopher Reeve is paralyzed...
VE Day 2020: Norwegians to send thanks to liberation veteranKenneth Foster served on the Royal Navy destroyer HMS Viceroy and helped liberate the country.
Coronavirus: HMS Queen Elizabeth's 800 crew tested for virusThe Royal Navy says it is awaiting the results before deciding when HMS Queen Elizabeth can depart.
Coronavirus: Royal Navy submarine lockdown party captain sackedFollowing an investigation the Royal Navy says Cmdr John Lewis of HMS Trenchant was relieved of command.
Coronavirus: Lyme Bay divers fined after major rescueA Royal Navy ship and two helicopters joined the search for a diver reported missing off Lyme Bay.
Royal Navy monitoring 'unusually high levels of activity' by Russian warships in English ChannelTiming of movements seen as test of British military resilience in face of coronavirus outbreak
Royal Navy allows members of white nationalist group to remain in serviceExclusive: Men not disciplined over activism with pan-European Generation Identity group
'My dad was away for six years of my life'Teenager Alex says her father was out of her life for six years when he was in the Royal Navy.
Tory government tells EU that Royal Navy will be sent in to protect UK waters from European fishing vesselsThe government's fishing minister has warned the EU that the UK has taken "sufficient" steps to protect its waters after Brexit, as fears grow of a French blockade. The Royal Navy boasts three extra..
Qasem Soleimani: Royal Navy to protect UK ships in GulfThe measure will protect ships and citizens in the region, Defence Secretary Ben Wallace says.
UK navy to escort British shipping in Strait of HormuzLONDON: The UK is preparing to deploy the Royal Navy to escort British-flagged commercial shipping through the Strait of Hormuz following the rapid escalation of tensions between Iran and the United..
Iran threat hasn't gone away, says UK Navy headAdmiral Tony Radakin describes Iran's seizure of a British-flagged tanker in June as "outrageous".
Falklands War veteran 'discharged from Royal Navy for being bisexual' to have medal returnedJoe Ousalice was 'treated in a way that would not be acceptable today', MoD admits
Simon Parkes: Bone fragments found in missing Royal Navy man huntSimon Parkes is thought to have been murdered while he was on shore leave in Gibraltar.
False WhatsApp rumours about the Queen dying were result of Royal Navy drill'We regret any misunderstanding this may have caused,' spokesperson says
Wreck of German cruiser discovered off Falkland Islands a century after being sunk by Royal NavyMarine archaeologists have uncovered the century-old wreck of a German warship sunk in the south Atlantic during the First World War. SMS Scharnhorst was destroyed during the Battle of the Falkland..
Royal Navy aircraft carriers dock together in PortsmouthThe Royal Navy's two new giant aircraft carriers dock next to each other in Portsmouth.
Simon Parkes: Cemetery search for remains of missing Royal Navy sailorSimon Parkes is thought to have been murdered while he was on shore leave in Gibraltar.
Two members of far-right Generation Identity group 'serving in Royal Navy'Investigation underway after activist 'brags' of his station to undercover informant
UK-Iran tensions escalatingLONDON - The commander of a British warship accompanying UK-flagged ships through the Strait of Hormuz amid heightened tensions with Iran said Wednesday that Tehran appeared to be testing the Royal..
Second warship arrives in Strait of Hormuz to protect British tankersA second warship has arrived in the Strait of Hormuz to protect British ships in the strategic waterway, as the Foreign Secretary urged Iran to “come out of the dark” and release a British-flagged..
Oil tanker seized by UK will be released soon, claims Iranian MPRoyal Navy begins escorting British-flagged tankers through Strait of Hormuz
Iran tanker seizure: Royal Navy frigate to escort UK shipsThe UK government has said it will provide a Royal Navy escort for British-flagged...
Royal Navy now escorting UK-flagged ships through fractious GulfShipping industry sources say at least eight tankers are effectively stranded in Gulf region
Iran Crisis: Jeremy Hunt unveils European-led Gulf "mission" to protect oil tankersBritain will seek to put together a European-led maritime mission to protect ships in the Strait of Hormuz, Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has announced. A further Royal navy warship will also be..
Iran tanker seizure: Radio exchanges reveal Iran-UK confrontationIn the recording, a Royal Navy frigate can be heard warning Iranian vessels not to obstruct the tanker.
Iran's foreign minister, U.N. secretary-general meet in New York: IRNAIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif met with United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres in New York on Thursday and discussed the Iranian tanker seized by the British Navy, a report by..
Brexit Party MEP says Royal Navy should attack EU fishing boatsRobert Rowland says vessels as far away as Bay of Biscay should be 'given same treatment as Belgrano'
Iran tensions show Royal Navy needs to be strengthened, says Jeremy Hunt'When you look at this week's events it shows that in recent decades we have run down the navy too much,' says PM hopeful
U.S. Navy says working with partners to defend free flow of commerce and navigationThe U.S. Navy's Fifth Fleet said on Thursday it is working closely with the British Royal Navy as well as regional and global partners to preserve and defend the freedom of navigation, a day after..
Britain says it fended off Iranian attempt to block oil tankerThree Iranian vessels tried to block a British-owned tanker passing through the strait that controls the flow of Middle East oil to the world, but backed off when confronted by a Royal Navy warship,..
United Kingdom Raises Threat To British Ships In Iranian WatersThe United Kingdom raised the threat to British shipping vessels in Iranian waters to the highest level on Thursday after Iranian boats tried to impede a British oil tanker in the region the day..
UK will not escort all its ships near Iran, does not want to escalate tensions -sourceBritain does not intend to escort every British-flagged merchant vessel through the Strait of Hormuz, a security source said on Thursday, after a Royal Navy warship had to stop three Iranian vessels..
UK will not escort every British-flagged ship through Strait of Hormuz: sourceBritain does not intend to escort every British-flagged merchant vessel through the Strait of Hormuz, a security source said on Thursday, after a Royal Navy warship had to stop three Iranian vessels..
UK defense minister thanks Royal Navy for upholding international law: TwitterBritish defense minister Penny Mordaunt said on Thursday the Royal Navy had upheld international law by helping a merchant oil tanker pass through the Strait of Hormuz.
Iranian boats 'tried to intercept British tanker'The armed boats are reported to have withdrawn after receiving a warning from a Royal Navy ship.
Britain urges 'extreme caution' for vessels in Gulf of OmanMerchant vessels sailing in the Gulf of Oman should show extreme caution following the incident involving two merchant tankers in the region, Britain's Royal Navy said on Thursday.