Russia has kicked off its first unannounced drills of the year for the country’s Strategic Missile Forces with over 1,200 active duty servicemen in western Siberia, Russian Defense Ministry spokesman Col. Igor Egorov said Tuesday. “During the unannounced exercises of […]
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Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu will meet with Brazilian officials Wednesday following Brasilia’s decision to buy surface-to-air missile batteries from Moscow, the two sides said Tuesday. The visit, a day after Shoigu was to hold top level meetings in nearby […]
BALABANOVO: The Defense Ministry plans to complete sea trials of a new diesel Lada-class submarine this year, a military official said on Wednesday. “The Navy will complete trials of the Lada-class submarine equipped with new sonar systems in 2009,” said […]
MOSCOW: The Russian Defense Ministry has signed a deal with an Israeli company to buy several unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), a Russian deputy defense minister said on Friday. “We have closed a deal with an Israeli company on the delivery […]