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Japan boosts defence of disputed islands

Japan boosts defence of disputed islands

Japan will deploy two more patrol ships to boost its defence of islands at the centre of a territorial row with China and has conducted its first drill simulating the recapture of an isle seized by enemy forces. The vessels […]


Russian Navy to Get Over 50 New Warships by 2016

Russian Navy to Get Over 50 New Warships by 2016

The Russian Navy will get over 50 new warships by 2016, including strategic nuclear submarines and special operations support vessels, the Defense Ministry reported on Thursday. “By 2016, the combat strength of the Navy will be replenished with 18 surface […]


Russia sends warships to Mediterranean

Russia sends warships to Mediterranean

Russia is sending a new flotilla of warships to the Mediterranean, the defence ministry said on Tuesday, amid the escalating situation in Syria. The frigate Yaroslavl Mudry, the landing ships Kaliningrad and Alexander Shabalin as well as two other vessels […]


The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The warships & naval vessels market is an established defence sector, but one that offers considerable opportunities to exploit. Despite the decrease of defence spending in the West, the market continues to be driven by other factors. The withdrawal from […]


Chinese warships sail near Japan island

Chinese warships sail near Japan island

A Chinese naval flotilla including destroyers sailed through waters near Japanese islands on Tuesday, in what one commentator said was a sign of things to come as China flexes its military muscles. The seven warships — at least one of […]


Russian Warships Head to Mediterranean

Russian Warships Head to Mediterranean

A Russian joint naval flotilla has arrived in the Mediterranean after missing a planned visit to a Russian Black Sea port, a defense ministry source said on Monday. The group of Russian warships and support ships from Russia’s Northern, Baltic […]


US, New Zealand sign defense cooperation accord

US, New Zealand sign defense cooperation accord

The United States and New Zealand signed an agreement to expand defense cooperation but the deal does not alter Auckland’s longstanding ban on port visits by nuclear-armed American warships, officials said. The accord was the latest in a series marking […]


Russia and China are intensifying cooperation in the military sphere

Russia and China are intensifying cooperation in the military sphere

Russian-Chinese war games “Naval Interaction-2012″ in the Yellow sea entered their active phase on April 24. 25 warships, 13 aircrafts, 9 helicopters and 2 units of the special forces of the two countries participate in them. Taking into account the […]


Taiwan plans to buy four warships from US: report

Taiwan plans to buy four warships from US: report

Taiwan plans to purchase four warships from the United States as part of the island’s efforts to modernize its forces and offset the perceived military threat from China, local media reported Sunday. The defence ministry briefed President Ma Ying-jeou on […]


 
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