New Delhi (Sputnik): The river bridge is crucial for troops and military equipment deployment in the Eastern Ladakh region - a contentious region between China and India. China had recently upped its ante in the area calling the entire region disputed after India declared Ladakh a separate administrative zone under the direct control of Delhi.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Two Russian Tu-160 strategic bombers and several military transport aircraft will pay a visit to the South African Republic in the framework of bilateral cooperation, the Russian Defenсe Ministry said Monday.
Roughly 30 groups funded by the UK government will join the conference in early November, where they will showcase their innovations on behavioural analytics in a fierce competition at the event.
New Delhi (Sputnik): Nearly three months after India repealed the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, the government has started the process of completing Kashmir’s integration through tourism.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - There is a chance that the United States may deploy in the Pacific Rim its short-medium and intermediate missiles, previously banned by the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces Treaty (INF), as a provocation, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Monday.
Russia, the United States and Turkey should attempt to strengthen regional security, which has seen a decrease after the start of Ankara's operation in Syria, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu announced on Monday.
The attackers were using APT34 hackers' "command and control" systems to deploy their own malicious code, Britain’s GCHQ intelligence agency and the US National Security Agency (NSA) claimed in a public advisory.
The military aircraft, created in 1964 still remains faster than any other fighter plane even from the fourth and fifth generations.
BEIJING (Sputnik) - The restoring of Russia's defence potential, the growing power of China and the expansion of military-technical cooperation between the two powers forced the United States to unilaterally withdraw from the now-defunct Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty, Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu said Monday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - The United States filed an application for conducting 21 observation flights over Russia in 2020 out of the 38 stipulated by the Open Skies Treaty (OST), so the interest of the US military in maintaining the agreement is obvious, the head of Russian Defence Ministry's National Nuclear Risk Reduction Center, Sergei Ryzhkov, said.
The fifth-generation stealth fighter is reportedly still facing numerous issues, ranging from minor to critical ones, even after two decades of development and billions of dollars spent. But while its manufacturer, Lockheed Martin, is working on fixing them, Tel Aviv instead wants to make its own amendments to the troubled jet.
New Delhi (Sputnik): The 155mm satellite guided artillery rounds were ordered following the February 2019 military standoff and subsequent border skirmishes between the two nuclear-armed nations.
BELGRADE (Sputnik) – There is a high chance that Russia may get a new contract to deliver air defence systems to Turkey, Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov said on Saturday.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) - Moscow will respond politically and "in the military sense" to NATO's drive to deploy military bases near the Russian borders as it threatens the country's national security, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said.
MOSCOW (Sputnik) – NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg welcomed on Friday the US-Turkish agreement on the cessation of hostilities in northeastern Syria where Ankara launched an offensive against the Kurdish units.
Last month, the newspaper Izvestia cited a Russian Navy General Staff source as saying that the new Borei-class attack submarine Knyaz Oleg (Prince Oleg), equipped with 16 intercontinental ballistic missiles, is due to join the country’s Pacific Fleet in 2020.
WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - The US Department of State approved the sale of 120 Advanced Mid-Range Air-to-Air missiles (AMRAAM) to South Korea in a deal worth $253 million, the Defence Security Cooperation Agency said in a press release on Thursday.
TALLINN (Sputnik) - Estonian Interior Minister Mart Helme said Thursday he was concerned that big NATO partners looked elsewhere as cooperation within the alliance came to a standstill.
In the wake of the airstrikes that crippled two Saudi Aramco facilities last month, the US Army is taking a harder look at how it handles close-range air defense. The service has long prioritized long-range anti-air defense systems like the MIM-104 Patriot that proved unable to protect the Saudi facilities.
New Delhi (Sputnik): India’s MiG-29 fighter jet is participating in an international exercise abroad for the first time.