Russian Drones to Help Monitor Venezuelan Oil Pipelines

October 16, 2021 @ 02:14 PM

Russia will supply unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) for monitoring oil pipelines and detecting oil spills in Venezuela as per a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed during the XV Russian-Venezuelan Intergovernmental Commission in Moscow earlier this week. The signing of the MoU took place in the presence of the head of the...

Sweden, France Sign Letter of Intent on Defense Cooperation

October 4, 2021 @ 03:21 PM

The ministers of defense of France and Sweden signed a letter of intent on defense cooperation aiming to strengthen stability in Northern Europe. The Franco-Swedish cooperation reaffirms their commitment to the Mutual Assistance Clause - Article 42

Beyond S-400, Turkey Seeks Russian Fighter Jet, Submarines

October 4, 2021 @ 10:16 AM

Aside of seeking a second batch of S-400 Air Defense System (ADS) as well as technology transfer to build some of its components, Turkey has hinted that a partnership with Russia on fighter jets and submarines could be on the cards. President Erdogan's quick hop to the Russian city of Sochi...

Greece Steadfast in Creating Souda Naval Base

September 20, 2021 @ 03:02 PM

With the Ongoing discussions on the new Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement (MDCA) between Athens and Washington, Greece has stayed firm on creating a naval base at Souda on Crete. The new base is to a part of the efforts of Greece to establish a more permanent presence in the Eastern Mediterranean,...

Belarus to Acquire Weapons Worth $1B from Russia

September 13, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko revealed that plans are being formulated to purchase more than $1 billion worth of weapons from Russia. He added that potential supplies of S-400 missile systems to the country are being discussed

Russia Signed Arms Export Deals worth 30 Billion Euro at Summer 2021

September 7, 2021 @ 06:43 PM

Russian arms export agency, Rosoboronexport signed over 30 contract documents worth more than 3 billion euro during the Army, MAKS and IMDS events that took place during summer 2021. The potential exports include Su-30 aircraft, Mi-35M / P , Mi-171Sh and Mi-17V-5 helicopters, anti-aircraft missile-gun complex " Pantsir-S1 / S1M " , MANPADS " Verba ", Radar "Protivnik-GE", electronic warfare system "Krasukha", mobile electronic countermeasures system "Repellent-Patrol", anti-tank missile system "Kornet-EM", remotely controlled combat modules, weapons for ships and submarines, small arms and ammunition

U.S. and India Discuss Bilateral, Regional Issues Ahead of 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

September 3, 2021 @ 05:39 AM

Senior officials from both India and the United States exchanged views on a range of regional issues of shared interest and discussed new opportunities to strengthen bilateral ties, ahead of their 2+2 dialogue to be held later this month. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Affairs Dr

Germany, India, Japan and S.Korea Could Join ‘Five Eyes’ Intelligence Sharing Program...

September 2, 2021 @ 04:27 AM

Four countries – Germany, India, Japan and South Korea – could join a multilateral intelligence network called "Five Eyes” which currently involves U.S

S.Korean MoD Seeks 4.5% Hike in Defense Budget for 2022

September 1, 2021 @ 09:19 AM

South Korean Ministry of Defense has requested a defense budget of 55.23 trillion won ($42

Erdogan Kickstarts Construction of Turkey's Pentagon

September 1, 2021 @ 08:45 AM

President of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan started the construction of “Crescent Star,” the massive complex for the Turkish army and the Ministry of National Defense, on August 30, in India. The date has a special meaning for the army as it is the 99th anniversary of a battle that cemented the countrys success against invading forces in the aftermath of World War I

Russia Shows Saudi Delegation Weapons ‘Proven’ in Syria

August 28, 2021 @ 08:11 AM

Saudi Arabian delegation taking part in Army-2021 Forum in Kubinka outside Moscow were shown some of the weapons that ‘proved themselves in Syria. On August 23, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu thanked Deputy Minister of Defense of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, Prince Khaled bin Salman for his visit to the VII International Military-Technical Forum "Army-2021"