Russia has appointed Crimean-born Alexander Nosatov as the new commander of its Baltic Fleet, the Russian Ministry of Defense announced on its official TV channel Zvezda. Nosatov has been interim commander, since his predecessor Viktor...Show More Summary
US acknowledges coalition planes may have accidentally hit government forces Russia criticizes US’s ‘stubborn unwillingness to coordinate’ Russia’s ministry of defense said on Saturday planes from the US-led coalition bombed Syrian government troops fighting Islamic State militants, killing 62 soldiers and wounding dozens in eastern Syria. Show More Summary
A Russian Defense Ministry official said Syria has informed them that 62 of its soldiers were killed in the airstrike
BEIRUT — When Russia’s Ministry of Defense organized a live news broadcast from the Syrian city of Aleppo on Tuesday, the goal was to illuminate Russia’s role in helping secure the cease-fire introduced the previous day. Instead, the event became a reminder of the enormity of the challenge of bringing peace to Syria. In a video […]
Russia’s Investigative Committee has launched criminal cases against Ukrainian Defense Ministry and General Staff officials over the genocide of Russian-speakers in the self-proclaimed Donetsk republic. Read Full Article at RT.com
VIENTIANE (Reuters) - The Philippines' defense ministry released pictures on Wednesday showing what it said were Chinese boats near a disputed shoal in the South China Sea, just hours before Southeast Asian nations were due to meet China's premier at a summit in Laos.
Estonia has accused the Russian air force of violating its airspace for the fourth time this year, according to a statement by the Baltic country’s Ministry of Defense. The three Baltic countries are undergoing a NATO reinforcement due...Show More Summary
The German defense ministry has allocated a total of 58 million euros ($65 million) to build infrastructure to support German forces stationed at the Turkish Incirlik airbase which is used to conduct missions against the Daesh terrorist group, German media reported.
The Indian Defense Ministry is still in talks with Rosoboronexport on the supply of S-400 Triumf missile systems, according to the state arms exporter Rosoboronexport’s deputy director.
Head of the Russian Defense Ministry's Nuclear Risk Reduction Center reported that Russian pilots will carry out an observation flight this week over the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
A pair of bombings near the Afghan Defense Ministry in Kabul, Afghanistan, killed at least 24 people on Monday, including two security force...
The blast struck near the Defense Ministry in the Afghan capital. Reporter Jennifer Glasse says that, according to witnesses, the second explosion targeted those aiding victims of the first.
Two explosions near the Afghan Defense Ministry in Kabul on Monday killed at least 24 people, including several government officials, and injured more than 90, according to authorities. The first bomb went off near a collection of government offices, witnesses said, at about the time that workers...
A Taliban suicide attack near the defense ministry in Kabul killed at least 24 people on Monday, including a number of senior security officials, and wounded 91 others, officials said. Two blasts in quick succession hit a crowded area...Show More Summary
At least 9 killed by two blasts outside Ministry of Defense as militant group demonstrates, again, ability to strike in heart of Kabul
Two explosions rocked the Afghan capital of Kabul on Monday, killing at least nine people and injuring 30. According to local media reports, the devices were detonated by suicide bombers.
The missiles landed in the sea between 125 and 155 miles west of Hokkaido, the northernmost of Japan’s main islands, the Japanese Ministry of Defense said.
Japan's Defense Minister has interrupted her visit to a military base due to the latest North Korean launch of ballistic missiles.
Russia delivered more than 1,5 metric tons of humanitarian aid to the Syrian cities of Latakia and Tartus, a daily bulletin published on the Russian Defense Ministry’s website on Sunday said.
The Russian center for Syrian reconciliation at the Hmeimim airbase registered a total of five ceasefire violations in Syria in the last 24 hours, the Russian Defense Ministry said Sunday.