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The USS Michigan guided-missile submarine arrived in South Korea for what a US defense official described as a show of force amid tensions between the US and North Korea. The USS Michigan – capable of firing off salvos of Tomahawk cruise missiles – is to join the aircraft carrier USS...
The Czech Armed Forces with Police launched a series of security exercises with a focus on anti-terrorism security of nuclear power plant. A hijacked plane threatening to endanger the Temelin Nuclear Power Plant triggered a prompt response from Czech air defence systems designed to fight off imminent security threats. Fortunately, this was just...
First Deputy to the Secretary of the National Security and Defence Council of Ukraine Oleg Hladkovskiy paid a working visit to the Republic of Azerbaijan. That was reported by azeridefence.com. During the meetings with First Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Yaqub Eyyubov, top management of the leading defense and aircraft industry...
The Ukranian Defence Forces will move forward with plans to replace its light utility trucks. The Ukrainian Army uses an aging fleet of GAZ-66 light utility trucks and now is looking to purchase a new all-wheel-drive cargo truck. The Bogdan Corporation is developed new Bogdan 3373 light utility truck to replace an aging GAZ-66s. The...
The Volkhov and Petropavlovsk-Kamchatsky 636.3-project diesel-electric submarines will be introduced in the Pacific Fleet in 2019. The third-generation submarines are fitted with a complex of modern high-precision missile armament. These submarines exceed their 636-project predecessors in many characteristics. The Varshavyanka-class (Project 636.3) is an improved version of Kilo-class submarines that features...
In accordance to the combat training plan, a tactic exercise with the separate missile-artillery brigade of the Novorossiysk naval base of the Black Fleet is held at the Zhelezny Rog range in the Krasnodar Krai. Crews of the Bereg coastal artillery complexes of the Black Fleet conducted firing against a...
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Ukraine's Police and National Guard launched a series of security exercises with a focus on anti-terrorism security during the Eurovision Song Contest 2017 in Kyiv. Special tactic exercises on security during Eurovision-2017 international song contest concluded in the training center of National Guard in Novi Petrivtsi. 600 law enforcement officers and...
Approximately 6,000 U.S. military personnel will participate in exercise Northern Edge 2017 (NE17), a joint training exercise hosted by Alaskan Command scheduled for May 1-12, 2017, on and above central Alaska ranges and the Gulf of Alaska. NE17 is one in a series of U.S. Pacific Command exercises in 2017...

US defence company installs remote control kit in a Russian-made T-72...

Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. announced that its Micro Systems, Inc. business unit, part of the Kratos Unmanned Systems Division (USD), has successfully...

Kazakhstan’s military prepares for grand parade in Astana

The Kazakhstan's military is getting ready for the May 7th military parade as part of the part of the 25th-anniversary celebrations of the Armed Forces of...

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North Korea conducts largest-ever artillery firing drill

North Korea has staged its largest-ever artillery firing drill to mark the anniversary of the founding of its military, according to reports. South Korea's Yonhap...

Egypt takes delivery of first MiG-29 fighter jets

Deputy Minister of Defense of Egypt Mohammad Al-Keshky announced on 27 April that the Egypt Air Forces has received its first batch of Russian...