Russia will deploy S-400 missiles in Crimea

Russia will deploy S-400 missiles in Crimea

New S-400 surface-to-air missiles will be installed very soon in Crimea, in the context of a showdown between Russia and Ukraine. A new S-400 ground-to-air missile system will be deployed “in the near future” in Crimea, the Ukrainian peninsula annexed in 2014, where tension has mounted since Sunday, a Russian army official said Wednesday. “In […]

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Army German army plans to recruit Europeans

Army: German army plans to recruit Europeans

The German army intends to open its ranks to nationals of several European countries. The Bundeswehr is facing a lack of recruits, and now plans to integrate Polish, Romanian and Italian citizens, according to the weekly der Spiegel, which relies on a document from the Ministry of Defense. The state plans to strengthen its troops, […]

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Washington approves sale of Patriot missiles to Turkey

Washington approves sale of Patriot missiles to Turkey

The US State Department has approved the sale of 80 Patriot missiles and other military equipment to Turkey, the Pentagon said Tuesday after notifying Congress, a procedure that does not mean that a contract between Washington and Ankara has actually been concluded. Earlier this year, the United States said it wanted to convince Turkey to […]

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NATO accuses Russia of violating NIF nuclear treaty

NATO accuses Russia of violating INF nuclear treaty

NATO on Tuesday accused Russia of violating the provisions of the 1987 Intermediate Range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty to rid Europe of land-based nuclear missiles. “Allies have concluded that Russia has developed and deployed a missile system, Novator 9M729, which violates the FNI Treaty and poses a significant threat to Euro-Atlantic security,” say the foreign […]

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Second round of the presidential election in Georgia

Second round of the presidential election in Georgia

Georgia : Georgians are being called to the polls on Wednesday for the second round of the presidential election between the former French ambassador in Tbilisi, backed by the ruling party, and the candidate of a coalition of opposition parties in favor of strengthening links with Western countries. Salomé Zourabichvili, candidate of the Georgian Dream […]

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Azov incident Russia continues its hybrid war against Ukraine

Azov incident : Russia continues its hybrid war against Ukraine

What was the unfolding of this new episode between Russia and Ukraine? After the events of 25 November in the Kerch Strait, and the capture of three Ukrainian ships by the Russian navy, the UN Security Council met in emergency on Monday.  The facts, as reported by the witnesses to the events, are extremely simple: […]

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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 […]

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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 […]

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