Britain would strengthen the global military presence: the cause

13 February, 2019, 15:59 | Author: Wade Massey
  • Defence Secretary speech

Speaking at the Royal United Services Institute, he said Britain must stand up to those who "flout worldwide law".

Prime Minister Theresa May's Downing Street office played down another of Williamson's suggestions, to deploy Britain's new aircraft carrier, HMS Queen Elizabeth, in a challenge to China in the Pacific.

The task of the country he took, in particular, and opposition to "resurgent Russia" in the conditions of termination of the Agreement on the elimination of intermediate and shorter-range missiles (INF Treaty).

The carrier will ferry its contingent of state-of-the-art F-35 stealth fighter jets as well as US Marine Corps F-35s as it ventures into a region where "China is developing its modern military capability and its commercial power", he added.

"NATO, 70 years on from its founding remains the bedrock of our nation's defence. As uncertainty grows, we must be ready to act and bring others with us".

"That is why "Global Britain" needs to be much more than a pithy phrase: it has to be about action, and our armed forces represent the best of "Global Britain" in action", he said.

Sancho inspired to join Dortmund by Pulisic success
But Ishak Belfodil pulled one back before Pavel Kaderabek and Belfodil headers rescued a dramatic point. He has now been directly involved in 16 goals in the 21 games in the Bundesliga this season.


The Division 2 Open Beta Confirmed, Starts on 1st March
More information is coming soon, but for the latest news about the Open Beta, please visit our Beta page . It's a concept I've mostly seen done in fantasy RPGs before - Dragon's Dogma springs to mind.


Trump says could let deadline for inking trade deal with China slide
China would likely respond by raising tariffs on $60 billion worth of U.S goods that it announced past year in retaliation. Forces operate in the Indo-Pacific region on a daily basis, including in the South China Sea ", Doss said in a statement.


He highlighted a "resurgent" Russian Federation and China's development of "its modern military capability and its commercial power".

He said: "More European nations need to be ready and capable of responding to step up to a two percent North Atlantic Treaty Organisation target and not being distracted by the notion of an EU army".

He will go on to say: "We have to be ready to show the high price of aggressive behaviour".

The carrier will take part in the mission along with F-35 jets from the United Kingdom and US.

"To talk but fail to act risks our nation being seen as little more than a paper tiger", he added.

The defence secretary said F-35s "enhance the reach and lethality of our forces" and added carrying American jets "reinforces the fact that the United States remains our very closest of partners".

Recommended:

  • Champions League: PSG inflicts Solskjaer’s 1st United loss

    Champions League: PSG inflicts Solskjaer’s 1st United loss

    It is not over yet as there is the second leg at home, which we need to focus on. Whoever feels sorry for themselves will not play probably against Chelsea".
    Refreshed 2020 Mitsubishi RVR will be unveiled in Geneva

    Refreshed 2020 Mitsubishi RVR will be unveiled in Geneva

    Forward Collision Mitigation braking system, Blind Spot Warning, and Rear Cross Traffic Alert are all available for the RVR . In Europe, the ASX will sport a 2.0-liter I4 mated to either a five-speed manual or a continuously variable transmission.
    Jamaican Lottery Winner Wears 'Scream' Mask While Claiming $1.2M Prize

    Jamaican Lottery Winner Wears 'Scream' Mask While Claiming $1.2M Prize

    Campbell reportedly purchased the ticket for $200 in Jamaican money, and took 54 days to claim the winning ticket. Lucia News , a man who won $158 million in the Super Lotto , who identified himself as A.
  • N.Korea Summit On Despite Doubtful Outcome

    N.Korea Summit On Despite Doubtful Outcome

    Reports first surfaced yesterday, but further sources indicate plans are in the works. Another round of working-level talks is expected to take place in the next few days.
    Russell Westbrook Ties Wilt Chamberlain With 9th Straight Triple-Double

    Russell Westbrook Ties Wilt Chamberlain With 9th Straight Triple-Double

    Those kicks could be extra valuable, too, if George continues playing the way he did on Saturday night. Rookie Landry Shamet, newly arrived from Philadelphia, scored 14 of his 17 points in the second half.
    Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming to America’ Sequel Is Coming in 2020

    Eddie Murphy’s ‘Coming to America’ Sequel Is Coming in 2020

    Eddie Murphy will return as Prince Akeem , however, the remaining pieces of the cast have yet to be announced. The project has been in the works for several years with Jonathan Levine previously attached to direct.
  • Akshay Kumar teases Kesari sneak peek

    The movie also stars Parineeti Chopra as Akshay's on-screen wife and it hits the theatres on March 21. The countdown to Kesari began today with a glimpse from the film, shared by superstar Akshay Kumar .

    Nintendo Direct To Air Tomorrow

    But it's unclear whether these games will get revealed in the rumoured February 2019 Nintendo Direct or a later one. On February 13, 2019, people will be able to watch a 35 minute video going over some of Nintendo's new games.
    Johnson Wins Season-Opening Clash at Daytona

    Johnson Wins Season-Opening Clash at Daytona

    In all, the yellow flag waved four times, with the late-race multi-car incident being the only on-track incident of the race. In fact, not including Johnson's vehicle , only three other cars made it through this wreck unscathed.
  • Gmail's right-click menu just got a ton of new options

    Gmail's right-click menu just got a ton of new options

    Prior to this rollout, Gmail's right-click menu allowed users to archive an email, mark it as read or unread, and delete messages. Those on a slower, more progressive Scheduled Release domain, meanwhile, will begin to get the new menu from February 22.
    OnePlus to show off a 5G smartphone prototype at MWC 2019

    OnePlus to show off a 5G smartphone prototype at MWC 2019

    It is fully possible the company may showcase a 5G variant of the OnePlus 6T like how other manufacturers are doing now . OnePlus has now invited the media to experience the company's prototype 5G smartphone at Qualcomm's booth at the event.
    Toronto police identify woman who allegedly threw chair off balcony

    Toronto police identify woman who allegedly threw chair off balcony

    A video of the incident circulated online over the weekend and police say they began an investigation on Sunday night . The chair plummets dozens of storeys towards the Gardiner Expressway and Lakeshore Blvd.


Popular

Jeremy Lin finalizing buyout with Hawks, to sign with Raptors
Before the game, the Raptors said VanVleet will miss at least three weeks because of a ligament inury in his left thumb. The Nets put up 60 first-half points on the strength of Harris' early shooting to take a four-point halftime lead.

How to watch Monday coverage of AT&T Pebble Beach Pro
In fact, he's finished second six times . "In all honesty, it's a good thing to play the last two holes in fresh conditions". Casey's only hope was for Mickelson to make a mistake on the closing holes, and there was little chance of that.

Senate to vote on Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Green New Deal
Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio), a possible 2020 contender, said at a Christian Science Monitor breakfast on Tuesday . The proposal includes progressive agenda items like universal healthcare and a federal jobs guarantee.

Scott Morrison reopens Christmas Island detention centre
It was the first time in decades that an Australian government has lost a vote on its own legislation in the House of Representatives .

Manchester United suffer heaviest home European loss
Solskajaer said: 'You could see we have not played at this level for a while. "We had a lot of midfielders and not many forwards". United's lackluster performance was a continuation of the European form under Mourinho in the group stage.

NCAA Live Stream Reddit for Kentucky vs Mississippi State
The Wildcats are 3.5-point favorites in the rematch between the two likely NCAA Tournament teams face off on WKYT at 1 p.m. She also said the time to focus on one team has helped. "They're a really fine basketball team with a lot of young kids".

Toro Rosso look for improvement with new line-up
Joy Egginton, deputy technical director of Toro Rosso, told SpeedWeek how the team is working in full cooperation with Red Bull. The team have a new driver line-up with the return of Russian Daniil Kvyat and a debut for UK-born Thai Alexander Albon .

Who to play in Apex Legends? Use our character flowchart
Apex Legends will then introduce cross-play for all at a later date but can not afford to miss this opportunity. Fortnite is one of the only games that now includes full cross-platform support, with Rocket League now in beta.

Donut Fries: McDonald's adding donut sticks to restaurant menus nationwide
The fast-food chain is giving Donut Sticks a try! Donut Sticks were tested in select IL locations in early 2018 and October 2018. The golden brown treat is sprinkled with cinnamon sugar, and has a crunchy outside and soft inside.

Australia signs $50 billion submarine contract with France
Since being selected as Australias partner for the Attack class Submarine Program in April 2016, a lot has been achieved. First sod has also been turned at the Future Submarine construction yard in Adelaide.