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China begins high-tech training for senior military officers

People's Daily, Senior officers from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) were grouped into a military academy Monday for high-tech training to enhance the PLA's...

Navy to conduct new round of military exercises today

Taiwan News, Taiwan's Navy will hold a new round of military exercises today in southern Taiwan, hoping to atone for a widely-criticized performance in...

Pakistan Tests Third Shaheen-1 Missile

AP, The Pakistani military test-fired a mid-range missile on Tuesday that can fly 435 miles and hit many targets in India, the country's main...

BAE SYSTEMS opens branch in Romania

InvestRomania, Bucharest, October 14 (InvestRomania)

Canadian, U.S. militaries develop modified plants to detect landmines

AP/CP, The Canadian and the United States militaries are developing a new weapon in the war against landmines - genetically modified plants. Researchers working...

RUSSIA VOWS TO ADVANCE ISKANDER MISSILE

, MOSCOW -- Russia has pledged to complete development of a surface-to-surface missile that has been marketed to Iran and Syria. Officials said...

Multiple Launch Rocket System Guided Unitary Contract

lockheedmartin, DALLAS, Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Lockheed Martin has received a $119 million contract to conduct System Development and Demonstration (SDD) for a Guided...

India, Singapore Seal Defense Accord

DefenseNews, India and Singapore have signed a defense cooperation agreement that calls for joint air, land and naval exercises to be conducted in India...

China Asks EU to Restore Arms Sales Cut

AP, BEIJING (AP)--China asked the European Union on Monday to end a ban on arms sales to Beijing imposed after the bloody 1989 Tiananmen...