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The Canadian army somehow lost three highly-sophisticated, precision-guided artillery shells on its ways out of Afghanistan in an embarrassing case that resulted in an almost two-year investigation. Known as Excalibur rounds, the 155-millimetre high-explosive ammunition could not be accounted for among the mission close-out paperwork as the military withdrew...
Chinese PLA Women's special troops armed with precision-made sniper rifles conduct special warfare training
Ukrainian forces are still holed up in Debaltseve, a major rail town of about three times the size and an important stopping point for goods traffic by rail from Russia. Taking the two would link up the main rebel strongholds of Luhansk and Donetsk.
Ukrainian army has received six Spartan armored cars Spartan with Sarmat Autonomous Turret. The Streit Group Spartan-APC is a multi-functional LAV (Light Armored Vehicle) designed and built by the Streit Group's Canadian Manufacturing Facility in Innisfil, Ontario, Canada and KrAZ (Kremenchuk Automobile Plant) in Kremenchuk, Ukraine. The SARMAT system...
As part of a PEA (advanced design plan) assigned to RENAULT TRUCKS Defense, the ELECTER demonstrator fitted with a parallel hybrid drive system and developed on the basis of a VAB MK III, has been delivered to the French defense procurement agency (DGA). Following the acceptance tests which confirmed the...
The Czech firm Excalibur Army will deliver 100 repaired tanks and armored personnel carriers (APCs) to the Iraqi military in a contract for hundreds of million crowns, the server Aktualne.cz writes today. The contract was given a go-ahead by the Czech foreign, defense and interior ministries. The arms are...
Iraq Air Force looses a Helicopter in Samarra. The helicopter crashed under unknown circumstances during fighting with Islamic State Forces. Both pilots were injured. A photograph reveals registration number '415'.
105mm self-propelled howitzer by factory Z157 (General Department of Defense Industry) in the research and manufacture of test firing by Enterprise Association Z751 (General Engineering) on 30/1. It is considered one of the new achievements, great defense industry and defense Vietnam, significantly enhances the power of artillery fire. defense-studies.blogspot.com

Russian defence company unveiled “Terminator 2” armoured fighting vehicle for Syrian...

The new BMPT-72 fire support armoured fighting vehicle, also known as Terminator 2, was unveiled at Russian air base at Hmeymim in western Syria, during the visit...

Syrian President visits Russian air base at Hmeymim in western Syria

Syrian President Bashar al-Assad visited a Russian air base at Hmeymim in western Syria on Tuesday, his first visit to the base from which...

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Ukraine to buy 10 new Oplot main battle tanks in 2018

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The RQ-4 Global Hawk unmanned surveillance aircraft crashed in an uninhabited area near Lone Pine, in the eastern Sierra Nevada mountain range, an Edwards...