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U.S. Troops in Joint Military Exercise in Philippines


India Tests Anti-Aircraft Trident Missile

AFP, India on Feb. 10 successfully tested its surface-to-air

US troops in S.Korea deploy new battle tanks

Xinhuanet, SEOUL, Feb. 7 (Xinhuanet) — Dozens of high-tech US M1A1 Abrams battle tanks have arrived at a major American combat unit in South Korea to strengthen its war capability, said the US troops on Saturday. The new tanks arrived […]

Russia to Test Nuclear Forces, Fire Missiles in War Games, Moscow ( – Russia's Strategic Forces plan to hold their largest maneuvers in two decades, reportedly a simulation of a full-scale nuclear conflict. Although officially presented as an anti-terrorism exercise, the one-day war games will involve the test-firing of […]

Britain gives Jordan

Herald & Times, BRITAIN has donated 14 Challenger tanks worth more than

Submarine to be used in new naval warfare strategy

AP, GROTON (AP) – In only its second deployment, the Groton-based USS Connecticut submarine will make history as it sails to the Mediterranean Sea and Persian Gulf. The Connecticut will be the first submarine from the Atlantic fleet used in […]

Four Dutch frigates for Chilean Navy

MERCOPRESS , Chilean Defence Minister Michelle Bachelet announced in Santiago that the government had authorized the beginning of the negotiation process for the acquisition of four second hand Dutch frigates. Ms. Bachelet simultaneously declared the

New fighter jets boost SA air force fleet

, DEFENCE secretary January “Che” Masilela welcomed the arrival of the new aircraft this week, saying it heralded a new era in the country's air force equipment. The Hawk fighter jet, which is part of the 24 fully operational lead-in […]

Conference Takes Flight In Fighter Jet Simulation

WorldNow , “It's the most maneuverable. It's the stealthiest. And it's got the best integrated package that will help me so that all I've got to do is worry about the big things. And it essentially does everything for you. […]

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