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India, Russia Sign Contract to Design and Develop FGFA

India, Russia Sign Contract to Design and Develop FGFA

A contract for Preliminary Design of the Indo-Russian Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft was signed between Hindustan Aeronautics Limited (HAL), Rosoboronexport and Sukhoi here today. The project involves design and development of a Fifth Generation Fighter Aircraft that will have advanced […]


India, Russia sign fighter jet deal

India, Russia sign fighter jet deal

Russia and India agreed Tuesday on a series of defence and nuclear deals potentially worth billions of dollars and pledged to deepen cooperation on counter-terrorism and regional security. The agreements surrounded talks in New Delhi between visiting Russian President Dmitry […]


US Senate set to ratify Russia nuclear treaty

US Senate set to ratify Russia nuclear treaty

WASHINGTON: A landmark nuclear arms control treaty binding the United States and Russia sailed over a last US Senate procedural hurdle Tuesday, setting the stage for ratification a day later. Lawmakers voted 67-28 to end debate on the new Strategic […]


Russia’s Medvedev pushes military deals in India

Russia’s Medvedev pushes military deals in India

NEW DELHI (AFP) – Russian President Dmitry Medvedev met with Indian Premier Manmohan Singh Thursday at the start of a visit to drum up military and nuclear deals with one of the world’s fastest-growing economies. Medvedev’s trip caps a flurry […]


Uncertain World: Arguments Against Russia Joining NATO

Uncertain World: Arguments Against Russia Joining NATO

This past year saw a lot of speculation about whether Russia will ultimately join NATO. Prominent analysts and former politicians took to the pages of Western publications to voice their opinion on the desirability of Russian membership. The NATO Strategic […]


Russian Military To Receive 1,300 Types Of Weaponry By 2020

Russian Military To Receive 1,300 Types Of Weaponry By 2020

The Russian Armed Forces will receive over 1,300 types of weaponry in line with a draft arms procurement program until 2020, Prime Minister Vladimir Putin said on Monday. “We will need to set up new or expand the existing production […]


Western Military District Gets First Iskander Tactical Missile System

Western Military District Gets First Iskander Tactical Missile System

The first Iskander tactical surface-to-surface ballistic missile system has entered service with the Russian Army’s Western Military District, regional commander Arkady Bakhin said on Tuesday. “We are at practically 98 percent permanent readiness. We are carrying out reequipment and delivery […]


Missile Shield Plans Cause Rift Between US, Europe and Russia

Missile Shield Plans Cause Rift Between US, Europe and Russia

The leaders of the United States and Poland have met in Washington in a bid to disperse the new clouds which have settled over relations between those nations involved in planning a protective missile shield in Europe. Poland’s President Bronislaw […]


The PAK-FA Threat

The PAK-FA Threat

In response to an article published earlier about the threat that the PAK-FA presents to US air superiority as well as that of US allies, the PAK-FA hardly presents a short-mid term credible threat. The article attacks the closure of […]


 
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