Sunday, February 21, 2021

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Afghan forces on alert amid reports Pakistani helicopters helping Taliban

The Afghan national security forces were put on alert amid reports Pakistani helicopters are helping the Taliban militants by supplying weapons in eastern Paktika province. Deputy spokesman for the Ministry of Defense, Dawlat Waziri, told reporters on...

PLA sends HQ-9 air defense missiles close to Kashmir border

In preparation for a potential territorial conflict with India, China has deployed HQ-9 air defense missiles to Hetian airfield in the south of the Xinjiang Uyghur autonomous region in the country's northwest, according to the Communist Party...

Russian Su-24M «Flanker» Bomber Crashes in Khabarovsk

A Sukhoi Su-24 jet of the Russian Defense Ministry has crashed in in Khabarovsk, a source in the law enforcement authorities told Interfax. Both pilots were killed in the crash, the ministry said in a statement. “Today at...

Turkey places artillery, missiles on Syrian border

There has been intense activity on the Turkish border for the past two days. New missiles and artillery have been stationed on the border A large number of military convoys carrying missile fuses and artillery out from Ankara...

Iraqi Fighter Jet Drops Bomb Over Baghdad, Kills 12 People

An Iraqi Russian-made fighter jet accidentally dropped a bomb over a Baghdad neighborhood on Monday, killing at least 12 people on the ground, Iraqi officials said. The plane — one of several Sukhois used by Iraq in the...

Three dead after explosion in Azerbaijani military facility

In Shirvan, belonging to the Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense Industry Plant "Telemechanics", there was an explosion, reported www.military-informant.com. The blast has killed and many wounded. The factory assembly was held some telemetry devices, kits are delivered in third...

FBI investigating veteran accused of stealing a Humvee from Fort Gordon

The FBI is investigating a veteran accused of leading deputies on a chase. Aiken County deputies say a heavy duty Humvee, stolen from Fort Gordon, crossed the South Carolina state line and weaved on and off Interstate...

Sea-Basing Ship to be Deployed in Sabah

The construction of the Tun Sharifah Rodziah sea-basing ship in the waters off eastern Sabah will tighten maritime security, especially in the Eastern Sabah Security Command (Esscom) areas. Armed forces chief Gen Tan Sri Dr Zulkifeli Mohd Zin...

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U.S. Air Force receives its first AT-6E Wolverine light attack aircraft

The U.S. Air Force Life Cycle Management Center announced that a new aircraft entered the Air Force fleet. On Wednesday, the center press release said...

U.S. Air Force T-38 trainer aircraft crashes and burns in Alabama

A U.S. Air Force Northrop T-38C Talon trainer aircraft crashed in a wooded area about 15 miles southwest of Montgomery Regional Airport (MGM/KMGM), Montgomery,...

Highland Systems unveils potentially revolutionary multi-role vehicle at IDEX 2021

R&D and project management company Highland Systems will take the opportunity at IDEX 2021 defense show, which will hold from Feb. 21 to 25,...

AM General unveils Humvee NXT 360 fitted with Javelin missile at IDEX 2021

Famed Humvee maker, AM General, will participate in the International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX) show held at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre...