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Lebanon’s garbage debacle has overcome the sectarian divide

“Sovereign ministry” is a term used exclusively in the Arab world to indicate ministries that are more important than others. They include ministries of defence, foreign affairs, interior and finance. In this sense, all other ministries – the non-sovereign ones – are by default less important. These include ministries of education, culture, public works, economy, […]

China to hold drills with Malaysia in Malacca Strait

BEIJING (Reuters) - China will hold joint military drills next month with Malaysia in the strategic Strait of Malacca, and will also hold training exercises with Australia and the United States in Australia, China's Defence Ministry said on Thursday.

HSL in Pact with Hyundai to Build Fleet Support Ships?

 Hindustan Shipyard Ltd., the largest shipbuilding enterprise under Indian Ministry of Defence, and world’s premier shipbuilder Hyundai Heavy Industries

Russia Launches Arctic Drill

Russia launched military exercises in the Arctic. According to press service of Russia’s Defence Ministry, the interservice exercise of the Northern Fleet forces

SAAB Receives UK Orders for Giraffe Radar Systems

Defence and security company Saab has received orders from the UK Ministry of Defence for additional Giraffe AMB radar systems plus upgrades of the existing systems and associated equipment. The order value is approximately SEK 610 million. Deliveries will start during the second half of 2015 and continue until 2018. The Giraffe AMB radar provides

Koreas resume crisis talks, South says North deploying subs

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North and South Korea resumed top-level talks Sunday on avoiding a threatened military clash, even as Seoul accused Pyongyang of undermining the process with provocative naval and land deployments. The South Korean defence ministry said...Show More Summary

Russia On Course For Victory In Its First International Army Games

Russia's tanks have claimed a victory in the semi finals of the marquee event of its so-called International Army games, organized by Russia's Ministry of Defence and launched for the first time this year. The games, which kicked off...Show More Summary

Row Erupts Over Claims Russian Military Used Missiles Inscribed 'To Berlin'

The Russian Ministry of Defence has denied sending its aircraft to practice live bombings using missiles inscribed with "To Berlin," after German tabloid Bild published images purporting to show Russian planes with the slogan emblazoned...Show More Summary

China says the US is 'militarizing' the South China Sea

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's Defence Ministry on Thursday accused the United States of "militarizing" the South China Sea by staging patrols and joint military drills there, ramping up the rhetoric ahead of a key regional security meeting in Malaysia next week. Show More Summary

Canada Donates Ukraine Mobile Military Hospital - Defence Ministry

The Canadian Government donated the Ukrainian Armed Forces a modern mobile military hospital on Monday, Ukraine’s deputy minister of defense said.

India to Float Tenders for Six New Submarines Soon

 The Indian Navy will soon invite tenders for building six conventional submarines after a high-level committee of the Defence Ministry submitted its report

China military to prosecute another senior officer for graft

BEIJING (Reuters) - China's military will prosecute another former senior officer for corruption, the Defence Ministry said on Friday, part of a sweeping campaign against graft which has already felled dozens of top people, including high ranking military personnel.

Latest A400M Transport Aircraft Is Delivered to the Royal Air Force

The Ministry of Defence is pleased to announce it has taken delivery of its third A400M Atlas aircraft which has flown back to the UK. The next-generation transport aircraft took off from the assembly plant in Seville, Spain, and landed […]

Chinese Navy simulates combat missile resupply in first ever drill

According to the Chinese Defence Ministry, Beijing’s navy held a military drill to rehearse resupplying missiles in a combat situation, the first of its kind. Conducted in the Yellow Sea between the Chinese mainland and the Korean Peninsula, the exercises […]

Two pilots killed in Russian military jet crash

Two pilots of a Russian military aircraft were killed Monday when their jet crashed during a training mission in the far east of the country, the defence ministry said, the latest in a string of accidents involving military planes. “The […]

MTU Powers RSN Navy's Littoral Mission Vessel

MTU to power eight Republic of Singapore Navy’s new patrol vessels. Employees and guests, including senior representatives from the Republic of Singapore Navy (RSN) and Ministry of Defence,

China's 4th Successful Test of Wu-14 Mach 10 Hypersonic Glide Vehicle Conducted on June 14

Chinese defence ministry has confirmed the test of a supersonic nuclear delivery vehicle, a move described by the US as an "extreme manoeuvre" amid tension in the South China Sea.The fourth successful test of hypersonic glide vehicle - which the US has dubbed the "Wu-14" - was carried out on Sunday. Show More Summary

Russian Military to Receive over 2,000 Units of New and Upgraded Arms

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Russia's armed forces are scheduled to receive a total of 2,000 units of missile and artillery equipment this year, according to the Russian Ministry of Defence's Main Missile and Artillery Directorate, also known locally by the acronym...Show More Summary

Chinese Navy Simulates Combat Missile Resupply in First Ever Drill

According to the Chinese Defence Ministry, Beijing’s navy held a military drill to rehearse resupplying missiles in a combat situation, the first of its kind.

China's Navy holds Missile Combat Resupply Drill

China's navy held its first drill simulating the resupply of missiles in a combat environment in the Yellow Sea, the Defence Ministry said on Thursday, the latest

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