Russia to respond to NATO giant maneuvers with missiles tests

Russia to respond to NATO giant maneuvers with missiles tests

A US Navy helicopter during Trident Juncture 18 NATO maneuvers off Norway. Near Trondheim, October 29, 2018 Byneset (Norway) (AFP) – Russia says it wants to test missiles this week off Norway in an area where NATO is carrying out giant military maneuvers, a move that illustrates tensions in the far north. “We received notification […]

Continue Reading
Turkey Russian missiles S-400 installed in a year, Akara announces

Turkey: Russian missiles S-400 installed in a year, Akara announces

ANKARA (Reuters) – Russia’s S-400 ground-to-air missile system, which Turkey has acquired, will begin in October 2019, Defense Minister Hulusi Akar said in an interview published Thursday by the daily Hurriyet. The missiles are not compatible with NATO’s defense system and the United States has sought to dissuade Ankara from endowing them with the threat […]

Continue Reading
Despite US pressure, India confirms purchase of 5 Russian S-400 air defense systems

Despite US pressure, India confirms purchase of 5 Russian S-400 air defense systems

The Indian security cabinet, chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi, approved this week the purchase of five Russian systems of air defense S-400 “Triumph” for an amount slightly less than 5.5 billion dollars. The government-to-government contract is expected to be signed on October 5, during a visit to New Delhi by Vladimir Putin, the Russian […]

Continue Reading
Syria Israel and Russia to strengthen military coordination

Israel and Russia to strengthen military coordination

Israel and Russia: After pointing the responsibility of Israeli F-16 fighter-bombers for the loss in the eastern Mediterranean of one of his Il-20 “Coot” intelligence aircraft, apparently shot down by a missile fired by an S-200 system. Syrian air defense during a raid on a military site in Latakia, the Russian Ministry of Defense had […]

Continue Reading
North Korea would manufacture new missiles

North Korea would manufacture new missiles

According to US intelligence agencies quoted by the Washington Post, new satellite images show that at least one intercontinental missile is being manufactured. North Korea is alleged to have begun building at least one, possibly two Hwasong-15 missiles. It is an intercontinental missile with a range of 13,000 km, capable of hitting the east coast […]

Continue Reading
Russia: US Navy lacks sonobuoys to track submarines

Russia: US Navy lacks sonobuoys to track submarines

At the last NATO summit, the creation of a command to “help protect US Navy maritime communication routes between North America” ​​was confirmed. Such a structure existed during the Cold War, under the name Allied Command Atlantic [SACLANT], before being dissolved in 2002. In addition, a few weeks earlier, the Pentagon had announced the reactivation […]

Continue Reading