NATO steps up surveillance operations, increases exercises in Black Sea
Foreign ministers of NATO member-states agreed on Thursday to expand surveillance operations in the Black Sea and also to increase the number of drills in the region jointly with Ukraine and Georgia, …
Move toward ‘military absorption’: Diplomat blasts NATO, US activity around South Caucasus
Moscow sees moves by the US and NATO towards the ‘military absorption’ of Transcaucasia as a major military and political challenge, Russian Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova …
NATO enhances nuclear component of military drills, warns Russian diplomat
NATO countries are enhancing the nuclear component of their military drills, Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Alexander Grushko said on Thursday, TASS reported.
"NATO countries are enhancing the …
Trump admits US made mistake not selling Patriots to Turkey, says Turkish foreign minister
US President Donald Trump admitted that the previous US administration headed by Barack Obama had made a mistake not selling the Patriot surface-to-air missile system to Turkey, Foreign Minister …
Deliveries of second S-400 regimental batch to China to start in July — source
The delivery of the second batch of S-400 anti-aircraft missile defense systems to China by sea will start in late July, a military-diplomatic source told TASS on Wednesday.
"The transport vehicle …
US wants Turkey to remain NATO member, terminate S-400 deal with Russia — diplomat
The United States would like Turkey to remain a NATO member but without Russian-made S-400 air defense systems on its territory, the US envoy to NATO has told foreign journalists, TASS …
NATO-Russia relations key item on the agenda of upcoming NATO foreign ministers’ meeting
The relations with Russia, as well as NATO’s steps in relation to the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty will become the key items on the agenda of the upcoming meeting of NATO …
Russian cutting-edge frigate repels notional enemy’s missile strike in Indian Ocean drills
The Russian Northern Fleet’s frigate Admiral Gorshkov performing a long-distance voyage in the Indian Ocean has repelled a notional enemy’s missile and air attack in drills, the …
Russian Navy keeping an eye on NATO warships in Black Sea
Russia’s Navy is monitoring the movement of the three NATO warships that entered the Black Sea, Russia’s National Defense Management Center said on Friday, TASS reported.
According to the …
Ukraine claims developing electromagnetic weapons
Ukraine has developed electromagnetic weapons, Spetstechnoexport (part of the country’s Ukoboronprom defense conglomerate) announced on Thursday.
"Defense enterprises have developed and …