military strategy

What Romans would have made of Obama's Syria strategy

20 September 2014 9:00 am

President Obama was assailed for saying that the USA had no strategy on combating Isis. Vegetius (late 4th century AD), the…

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The brutal truth? Britain lacks the reach to bring any ISIS killer to justice

20 September 2014 9:00 am

Politicians’ promises to bring those who murder British hostages to justice almost never come true