The Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP and the Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne today announced the next...

French fighter jets took off from the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle on Friday for an operation against the Islamic State group in its...

The maiden flight of the Yak-152 initial training aircraft took place at the airfield of Irkutsk Aviation Plant on September 29, 2016.The Yak-152 aircraft...

A regional administration in Somalia said rival forces deliberately misled the US into launching an air strike that killed 13 of its troops and...

Canberra has chosen US defence contractor Lockheed Martin as the combat system integrator for its new fleet of 12 French-designed submarines.The Australian arm of...

Sweden said Wednesday it would reintroduce compulsory military service from 2018, eight years after it was abolished.The Scandinavian nation, which has not seen armed...

US Defense Secretary Ashton Carter said Tuesday the Pentagon has no plans to pursue a "no-first-use" nuclear weapons policy.His remarks at a nuclear research...

The upgrade of the Tu-160 (NATO reporting name: Blackjack) strategic bomber fleet to Tu-160M2 standard is ahead of schedule, expert Vladimir Tuchkov writes in...

Numerous doctors and nurses and medical facilities have been hit or targeted by missiles or air strikes since the start of the conflict in...
An M-198 155mm Howitzer of the US Marines

The United States will send about 600 extra troops to Iraq to train local forces for an offensive on the Islamic State group stronghold...