The Georgian Defense Ministry has announced that heavy US military equipment intended for joint US-Georgian "Exercise Noble Partner" has arrived in the port of Batumi.
Modern Russian-made pieces of weaponry will hit over 150 stationary and moving targets, showing their combat capabilities at the inaugural Army-2015 international forum, the Russian Defense Ministry said Tuesday.
The Russian Defense Ministry’s decision to publish high-resolution photographs of its new military hardware, including the T-14 Armata tank, caused quite a stir among readers worldwide who filled comment sections of Western media outlets.
Warsaw is prepared to ratify an agreement to set up a joint military brigade with Ukraine and Lithuania, the Polish Defense Ministry announced Monday.
The troubled INSAS rifle has met yet another stumbling block. Calling the rifle “defective, the Delhi High Court questioned the Indian Ministry of Defense’s and the Home Ministry’s issuance of the rifles, late last month, Indian Express...Show More Summary
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) and Russia's Ministry of Defense have set up a direct military-to-military communication link to deal with any issues they might face amid mounting tensions, according to Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung.
Armed men shot at a Mexican army helicopter in the western state of Jalisco on Friday, killing three military personnel and injuring 12 others as the aircraft was forced to make an emergency landing, the Defense Ministry said. Violence...Show More Summary
Estonian residents were recently polled by the country's defense ministry to determine their opinion on the presence of NATO forces in the country; while more than half of the ethnic Russians contacted disapprove of the presence of NATO forces in Estonia, the overwhelming majority of Estonians support the troops.
RIYADH, Saudi Arabia (AP) — A cross-border attack on Saudi Arabia by Yemeni rebel forces resulted in late-night clashes that left three Saudi soldiers and "dozens" of Yemeni rebels dead, according to the Saudi Defense Ministry. A ministry...Show More Summary
A cross-border attack on Saudi Arabia by Yemeni rebel forces resulted in late-night clashes that left three Saudi soldiers and "dozens" of Yemeni rebels dead, according to the Saudi Defense Ministry. A ministry statement said that a group of Yemen's Shiite rebels attacked "border posts and control points" in the...
China's Defense Ministry on Thursday spurned a top White House adviser who expressed doubts about China’s upcoming military parade, which is planned for September to mark the end of the Second World War.
China disapproves strongly of the spying accusations, expressed in the recently published US cybersecurity strategy, Defense Ministry Spokesman Geng Yansheng said Thursday.
The United States isn’t the only superpower that gets a little hypocritical when the topics of cyberwarfare or cyberespionage are brought up. China’s defense ministry also condemns others’ actions while the country builds up its own hacking abilities. Show More Summary
Russia and China will for the first time hold joint naval drills in the Mediterranean Sea next month, according to a spokesman for the Chinese Ministry of National Defense.
The Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty signed between the United States and the Soviet Union in 1987 remains a crucial element not only in the process of boosting bilateral trust, but also in ensuring world security, Russian Deputy Defense Minister Anatoly Antonov stressed.
These smaller drills come a month after a large-scale snap inspection of the Northern Fleet, the head of Russian Defense Ministry's Northern Fleet's press service said Tuesday.
Forty-one militants were killed, 28 wounded and one was detained as the Afghan army continued its mop-up operations to purge the country's restive provinces of Islamist radicals, the country’s defense ministry said in a statement Sunday.
Norway does not consider Russia a threat and its major army modernization is part of a long-term plan, the Norwegian Ministry of Defense told Sputnik on Friday.
MOSCOW/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Russian Defense Ministry said on Thursday that U.S. troops were training Ukrainian forces in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine, but the Pentagon flatly denied it, accusing Moscow of a "ridiculous attempt" to obscure its own activity in the region.
The joint military drills held by the US paratroopers and the Ukrainian National Guard are taking place in urban environments in eastern regions of Ukraine close to the conflict zone, a Russian Ministry of Defense spokesman said.