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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 […]


Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Russia to Send 4 Warships to Joint Drill with China

Four Russian warships, as well as support vessels, warplanes, helicopters and naval infantry, will team up with Chinese naval forces in a joint exercise in April, a source in Russia’s Pacific Fleet said on Tuesday. The Russian Navy will be […]


US, Canada recover drugs lost at sea: navy

US, Canada recover drugs lost at sea: navy

FBI divers aided by the US Coast Guard and a Canadian warship recovered a drug cargo in the Caribbean from a scuttled self-propelled semi-submersible, the Canadian navy said Monday. The FBI laboratory’s technical dive team backed by the United States […]


New Cutting Edge Missile Defence System for ANZAC Ships

New Cutting Edge Missile Defence System for ANZAC Ships

Minister for Defence Stephen Smith and Minister for Defence Materiel Jason Clare today announced that the Government has approved the upgrade of all eight of the Royal Australian Navy’s Anzac Class frigates with an advanced Anti-Ship Missile Defence system. The […]


South Korean warships stage live-fire drill

South Korean warships stage live-fire drill

South Korean warships staged a live-fire drill on Tuesday in a show of strength towards North Korea despite its threats to retaliate, the defence ministry said. The drill took place in the Yellow Sea to test readiness against infiltrations by […]


 
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