Saturday, September 19, 2020

Topic: Greece

Greece to sign multi-million defense deal with France amid tension with Turkey

Last week, Greece announced its plans to acquire 18 French Rafale fighter jets to equip its air force. Greek officials reported about its plans to...

U.S. and Hellenic Navy completes maneuvering exercises amid Turkey row

U.S. Navy Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS Winston S. Churchill (DDG 81) executed maneuvering exercises with the Hellenic Navy in the Mediterranean Sea, amid...

Turkish missile-carrying fast attack craft seen close to Greek island

A Turkish Navy Yıldız-class fast attack craft equipped with what appeared to be Harpoon missiles was sighted several kilometers away from the...

Turkish intelligence drone spotted near Greek island of Rhodes

On 11 August, Turkish intelligence-gathering unmanned aircraft was spotted flying over the intermediate zone between the southwest of Turkey's coast and the Greek island of...

Greece Armed Forces on alert as tensions with Turkey heat up

Greece's Armed Forces were placed in a state of absolute readiness after the Turkish navy performed maritime exercises off the island of Rhodes as...

Greece awards contract to Israel’s Defense Ministry for lease several heavy drones

The Hellenic Ministry of National Defense has signed agreements with Israel’s Defense Ministry to lease several heavy unmanned aerial vehicles. The Israel Defense Forces announced...

A massive shipment of U.S. Army’s helicopters spotted in Greece

A massive shipment of the U.S. Army's Black Hawk and Apache helicopters was spotted in Volos, Greece. AH-64 Apaches, HH-60 and UH-60 Black Hawks from 3rd...

U.S. State Dept approves possible $600M sale of MH-60R helicopters to Greece

The U.S. State Department has made a determination to approve a possible Foreign Military Sales (FMS) to Greece of MH-60R helicopters with related equipment...

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U.S. Army deploys long-range artillery systems to Alaska

The U.S. Army has moved its High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) Alaska on September 12th, in support of Defender Pacific 2020. "‘Thunderbolts’ with the...

Russia aims to intimidate NATO with its Cold War-era bombers

Russian forces have this week conducted a series of military exercises involved Tu-160 and Tu-22M3 bombers. The Russian Defense Ministry said on September 17 that...

German Navy to receive new anti-ship missiles

Swedish aerospace and defense company Saab has announced that it has received an order from its German partner Diehl Defence for the RBS15 anti-ship...