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UK Would Welcome Enhanced Defence Relationship with Germany

UK Would Welcome Enhanced Defence Relationship with Germany

Defence Secretary Philip Hammond spoke about how Germany and Britain are responding to today’s security during a speech in Berlin yesterday, 2 May 2012. Mr Hammond was hosted by the Deutsche GesellschaftfürAuswärtigePolitik (German Council on Foreign Relations) in Berlin, and […]


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 […]


Marines train with new mortar system during field exercise

Marines train with new mortar system during field exercise

Marines with 2nd Battalion, 2nd Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, got their first opportunity during a division mortarmen range exercise arranged by the Division Training Center April 19, to fire the new M224A1 mortar weapon system. It is an updated […]


Cyber warriors: Cadets shine in NSA competition

Cyber warriors: Cadets shine in NSA competition

Air Force cadet cyber warriors swept the virtual floor with the competition in the 12th annual Cyber Defense Exercise here April 16-20. The Cyber Defense Exercise is a network security competition during which service academy cadets and Defense Department post-graduate […]


F-16s, MiGs engage over Bulgarian skies

F-16s, MiGs engage over Bulgarian skies

U.S. pilots from the 555th and 510th Fighter Squadrons based out of Aviano Air Base, Italy, have been given a rare opportunity to train and share experiences with Bulgarian air force MiG-21 and MiG-29 pilots during their deployment here in […]


Hellfire-First As Apaches Exercise With Navy Off Scotland

Hellfire-First As Apaches Exercise With Navy Off Scotland

Army Apache helicopters, launched from HMS Illustrious off the Scottish coast, have fired tank-busting Hellfire missiles in the UK for the first time, during one of the biggest military exercises of the year. Two Apache helicopters from 656 Squadron Army […]


Russia, China Complete Naval Drills

Russia, China Complete Naval Drills

Russia and China have completed a naval exercise in the Yellow Sea, off the coast of Qingdao in eastern China, a Russian Navy commander said on Thursday. “Russian and Chinese warships have completely fulfilled the concept of the exercise in […]


Kentucky Airman shares tactical knowledge in Bangladesh

Kentucky Airman shares tactical knowledge in Bangladesh

One U.S. Air Force Airman shared his knowledge of heavy equipment airdrop procedures with an audience of more than 20 Bangladesh air force airmen at Kurmitola Air Base, Bangladesh, April 22, 2012. Tech. Sgt. Joshua Shelby, loadmaster, Kentucky Air National […]


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 […]


 
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