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China and Russia hold first navy exercises

China and Russia hold first navy exercises

China and Russia launched their first joint naval exercises Sunday, with war games in the Yellow Sea that come amid tensions between China and its Asian neighbours over territorial claims. The six days of drills — the first dedicated exercises […]


The Military Video Surveillance Systems Market 2012-2022: Full Motion Video for ISR

The Military Video Surveillance Systems Market 2012-2022: Full Motion Video for ISR

Full-motion video (FMV) has come to play an indispensable role in the all-source intelligence blend available to military decision-makers. The rapid expansion in the use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) on intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR) missions has been a […]


Russia to Deliver More Air Defense Systems to Belarus

Russia to Deliver More Air Defense Systems to Belarus

Russia will continue deliveries of Tor-M2 air defense systems to Belarus in 2012, Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov said on Wednesday. The Tor-M2 (SA-15 Gauntlet) is a low- to medium-altitude, short-range surface-to-air missile system designed for intercepting aircraft, cruise missiles, precision […]


Russia-China Su-35 Fighter Talks Frozen

Russia-China Su-35 Fighter Talks Frozen

Negotiations on the sale of Russian advanced Su-35 Flanker-E fighters to China have been put on hold over Beijing’s refusal to buy a large consignment, Russian state-controlled arms exporter Rosoboronexport said on Tuesday. “We have been promoting the Su-35 fighter […]


Iran Reports ‘Progress’ on Indigenous S-300 Missile

Iran Reports ‘Progress’ on Indigenous S-300 Missile

Iran’s Defense Minister Ahmad Vahidi has announced progress in the development and manufacture of an indigenous version of the advanced Russian S-300 air defense missile system, the Fars news agency reported on Tuesday. “The production of an alternative missile system […]


Poland, Baltics wary on Russian army plans in Kaliningrad

Poland, Baltics wary on Russian army plans in Kaliningrad

Poland and the Baltic states voiced concern Tuesday over Russia’s missile defence plans in the Kaliningrad enclave bordering EU and NATO members Poland and Lithuania. “We have to follow closely the changes in regional security because we are witnessing the […]


Malaysia in Talks with Russia on SAM, AT Missiles, Gunboats

Malaysia in Talks with Russia on SAM, AT Missiles, Gunboats

Malaysia is close to a contract with Russia on the delivery of Kornet antitank missile systems, Igla portable anti-aircraft missiles and is also negotiating a deal on Russian guided missile and patrol boats, Russian state-controlled arms exporter Rosoboronexport said on […]


State Contract for Borey-Class Submarines Faces Delays

State Contract for Borey-Class Submarines Faces Delays

A contract to build Borey class submarines, the most costly of the 2012 state defense orders, faces delays over pricing, the Kommersant daily said on Saturday citing shipbuilding and defense sources. “The defense ministry is again dissatisfied with the price […]


Some 40 Russian Bombers Exercise Near Japan Frontier

Some 40 Russian Bombers Exercise Near Japan Frontier

About 40 strategic bombers will participate in five-day drills in Russia’s Maritime Territory near the Japanese border, Defense Ministry spokesman Col. Vladimir Drik said on Monday. The long-range aviation exercise, which started earlier in the day, includes aerial bombing and […]


 
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