NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg called on Russia Tuesday to hold military exercises in a "more transparent" way after the Russian Defense Ministry announced a snap combat-readiness inspection of its air and air defense units in the country's Central Military District on Monday.
Beijing outlined the importance of expanding Chinese-Russian military cooperation in the ninth Chinese Defense Ministry military strategy, released on Tuesday.
Designed in 2008, the Ka-226T is the advanced modification of the Ka-226 multirole helicopter. The helicopter has a takeoff mass of 3.6 tons and a maximum speed of 250 kmh. The Russian and Indian Defense Ministries are interested in purchasing the helicopter.
The Korean Peninsula is facing “instability and uncertainty", the Chinese Defense Ministry warned in a new defense policy paper issued in Beijing on Monday.
China hopes to continue developing military ties with the United States in the face of growing differences between the two countries, the Chinese Defense Ministry spokesman said Tuesday.
Russia has notified the members of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe about the start of snap drills to inspect combat readiness of air and air defense units of the Central Military District, the Russian Defense Ministry said Monday.
Finland appears to be making its own World War 3 predictions since the Finnish Defense Ministry has begun prepping its Army Reserves for war on the basis of threats from Vladimir Putin’s Russia. The U.S. Air Force is also sending B-52 bombers to Sweden as a show of support. Show More Summary
Israeli defense sales last year plunged to just $5.66 billion in new contracts signed, their lowest point in seven years, according to data released Thursday by the Israeli Ministry of Defense.
France’s Ministry of Defense said troops killed Abdelkarim al-Targui, of Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, suspected to have ordered the killings of two French journalists in 2013 in Mali.
PARIS (Reuters) - French special forces operating in Africa's Sahel region have killed two key members of the Islamist militant group, Al Qaeda in the Islamic Maghreb, a defense ministry statement said on Wednesday.
Russia's Ministry of Defense published a footage showing the Topol-M and Yars land-based mobile missile systems crossing a river on a pontoon ferry.
Brig. Gen. (res.) Yossi Kuperwasser, formerly director general of the Israel Ministry of Strategic Affairs and head of the Research and Analysis and Production Division of Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Military Intelligence, explains the...Show More Summary
Russia's Ministry of Defense is developing hardware and software for the unification of information and analytical flight safety systems for the air force.
The Russian Defense Ministry on Monday demanded that Ukraine stop the torture and release two of its nationals who were allegedly captured Sunday in southeastern Ukraine.
Greek Defense Minister Panos Kammenos and US Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter will discuss Athens' proposal to construct a NATO air base in the Aegean Sea during a meeting next week, the Greek Defense Ministry said.
Russian Defense Ministry dismissed Ukrainian President claims of Russian military presence in eastern Ukraine.
The Indian Defense Ministry approved on Wednesday the purchase of around 200 Russian Kamov light utility helicopters, The Times of India reported.
The G36 assault rifle has been part of the standard equipment of German soldiers since 1996, but a number of serious shortcomings have been recently revealed.
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Iraq's Defence Ministry said on Wednesday the second most senior member of Islamic State had been killed in a coalition air strike on a mosque where he was meeting with other militants in the north of the country...
The second-in-command of the Islamic State terror group has reportedly been killed in a US-led air strike in northern Iraq, according to the country's defense ministry. Abu Alaa al-Afri, a trusted deputy of Islamic State "caliph" Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, was reportedly inside a mosque in Tal Afar when he was hit, the BBC notes. Show More Summary