Air defense force destroys four rockets fired by terrorists at Russia’s Hmeymim airbase
The alert air defense force destroyed four rockets, which terrorists fired from multiple launch systems at the Hmeymim airbase in Syria, Russia’s Defense Ministry reported on Thursday.
Russia’s top brass considers switching armor to 57mm caliber firepower
The Russian engineering company Tecmash and the state hi-tech corporation Rostec are considering replacing 30mm guns with 57mm weapons in Russian armored vehicles’ munitions systems. …
Washington and Tehran are not in favor of war amidst corporate media hysteria
For far too long the United States has effectively used deception, false pretexts, and manufactured consent along with obfuscated justifications to wage costly wars against sovereign nations. Costly …
Militants preparing provocation with chemical weapons in Syria
Militants from Jebhat al-Nusra terrorist group (banned in Russia) are preparing a provocation to accuse Russian servicemen of using chemical weapons in Syria, the Russian Center for reconciliation of …
Syrian rebels stiffen resistance
The Idlib de-escalation zone is located in the north-west of Syria and covers the entire territory of the province of Idlib, as well as a number of districts in the provinces of Aleppo, Hama and …
Russia to feature advanced short-range air defense system at Army-2019 forum
Russia will feature the tracked version of the Sosna advanced battlefield surface-to-air missile system at the Army-2019 forum, Deputy CEO of Precision Systems Company (part of the state hi-tech …
Russian S-400 systems will be under Turkey’s total control
The S-400 missile systems Turkey is buying from Russia will be controlled by Ankara, Turkey’s Hurriyet daily said on Thursday quoting Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.
"Some say that …
New Pantsir-S1M upgraded after Syria to be able to hit any drones
The upgraded export version of the air defense missile and artillery system Pantsir-S1M has acquired the ability to effectively hit all types of drones, the High Precision Systems holding …
World demand for helicopter gunships grows, says Russia's arms exporter
The CEO of Russia’s arms exporter Rosoboronexport (an affiliate of Rostec), Alexander Mikheyev, has pointed to growing world demand for helicopter gunships, TASS reports.
"We see growing demand …
Syria: heavy combats underway near Idlib
Two weeks have passed since the Syrian army launched a military operation in "the Idlib de-escalation zone." Almost the whole contact line is witnessing combat actions and clashes of various intensity …