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Cobra Gold 2012 to Promote Partnership, Interoperability

Cobra Gold 2012 to Promote Partnership, Interoperability

Cobra Gold, the United States’ longest-standing military exercise in the Pacific, kicks off this weekend, bringing together more than 10,000 members of the U.S. and six other militaries to focus on interoperability and multinational coordination and training. Almost 7,000 U.S. […]


Russian Missile Forces Hold High Alert Drills

Russian Missile Forces Hold High Alert Drills

Russia’s Strategic Missile Forces are holding a series of exercises to practice putting road-mobile missile systems on high alert, SMF spokesman Col. Vadim Koval said. The exercises involve Topol (SS-25 Sikle), Topol-M (SS-27 Sickle B) and Yars (RS-24) mobile systems […]


Major US-Israel military drill postponed

Major US-Israel military drill postponed

Israel and the United States have agreed to postpone a major military defence exercise scheduled for spring, a senior security official said Sunday, amid rising regional tension over Iran’s nuclear programme. “Israel and the United States have agreed to postpone […]


USS Wasp Prepares for Bold Alligator Exercise

USS Wasp Prepares for Bold Alligator Exercise

USS Wasp (LHD 1) returned to sea Jan. 9 to conduct qualifications in preparation for Bold Alligator 2012 the nation’s largest joint/multinational amphibious assault exercise in the past 10 years. To properly prepare for Bold Alligator, Wasp will spend the […]


Army network integration facilities simulate battlefield environment

Army network integration facilities simulate battlefield environment

Armed with the ability to recreate a battlefield network environment in its multiple integrated testing facilities here, the Army is providing advanced technologies to the field faster and with greater efficiency. “The communications integration facilities at Aberdeen Proving Ground, or […]


Elite Iranian troops start exercise near Afghan border

Elite Iranian troops start exercise near Afghan border

Ground forces of Iran’s elite Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) have started military exercises near the border with Afghanistan, Iranian media said. The exercises were launched as Tehran’s tensions with the West continue to escalate after Western powers threatened new […]


Iran to hold new wargames in key oil waterway

Iran to hold new wargames in key oil waterway

Iran is to hold fresh military exercises in and around the strategic Strait of Hormuz within weeks, the naval commander of its powerful Revolutionary Guards was quoted as saying on Friday. The manoeuvres are to be held in the Iranian […]


Israel and US to hold joint missile drill

Israel and US to hold joint missile drill

Israel and the United States are to hold a joint missile defence exercise, the Israeli military said late on Thursday. Although the exercise, codenamed “Austere Challenge 12″ comes at a time of spiralling regional tensions over Iran’s suspected nuclear arms […]


Iran Proposes Nuclear Talks, Delays Missile Test

Iran Proposes Nuclear Talks, Delays Missile Test

Iran’s National Security Adviser Saeed Jalili is calling for a new round of negotiations with the West over its nuclear program, amid heightened tensions in the Persian Gulf over threats by Tehran to close the vital Strait of Hormuz. About […]


 
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