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Iran and Russia want to build a factory in Russia that could supply more than 6000 Iranian-designed Shahed UAVs for the war in Ukraine - The Wall Street Journal
The Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev, visited a missile plant in Moscow region and got acquainted with latest missile technology.
The Russian frigate Admiral of the Fleet of the Soviet Union Gorshkov will conduct a launch of a hypersonic missile Zirkon during international exercises.
The submarine, which had been under repair for seven years, found bolts fixed with superglue, which “infuriated” the head of the British Ministry of Defense.
An upgraded Mi-28NM helicopter was spotted in Ukraine on January 14, days before the decision to deliver tanks to Kyiv was made, several sources reported.
Local land systems company Rheinmetall revealed a few months ago its ability to renew these arsenals, amid the war in Ukraine, and recently offered more details
Zunyi, the seventh Type 055 destroyer in Chinese People's Liberation Army fleet, has made its first public appearance since commissioning - Global Times.
Roketsan developed the MZK 105mm autoloader turret as part of the M60A3 tank upgrade. In this way, Roketsan will reduce the weight of its tanks from this series
Russia has said that Germany's Leopard 2 tanks are equipped with sub-caliber armor-piercing shells with uranium cores. Moscow sees them as dirty nuclear bombs.
Sanctions were imposed against the Russian Federation, which is beginning to hurt the capacity of the defense industry. The first effects are already visible.
The Swedish Ministry of Defense concluded a contract with the local shipbuilding company SAAB Kockums for the repair and modernization of the submarine Halland.
Estonia will provide the Ukrainian army with 155 mm FH-70 towed howitzers, transferring all available guns to Kyiv. This was announced by the Estonian MoD.
The US DoD has asked US forces in Korea to supply equipment and ammunition to the Ukrainian armed forces. These can be e.g. Patriot systems and Bradley vehicles
Korea's national fighter KF-21 Boramae successfully completed first supersonic flight. The supersonic flight took place approximately 6 months after first one.
Pakistan is in the process of delivering 159 containers of ammunition to Ukraine, including artillery shells and projectile charges, Indian media reported.
Russian Foreign Minister Lavrov made statements regarding the Greek batteries of the S-300 anti-aircraft missile system, which are said to be sent to Ukraine.
The prototype of the Spanish Army's Castor sapper combat vehicle passed the qualification trials. This allows the production of the 35 series cars.
A video of a TRF1 howitzer gun being towed by a French truck was shared on Twitter. This means that another Western type of weaponry is involved in the fighting
The Czech Republic ordered ten more French 155mm Caesar 8x8 self-propelled howitzers mounts from the French company Nexter, several local sources reported.
Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova said Greece's plans to supply Ukraine with Russian S-300 air defense systems were provocative and hostile.
The Biden administration is preparing a plan to send the Patriot air and missile defense system to Ukraine. That could be announced as early as this week.
To deal with hypersonic weapons, the Japanese government began coordination to modify the PAC3 surface-to-air missile for self-defense, used to fight missiles.
The vehicles were seen being transported by rail from the Romanian port of Constanta. As we can see some of the military equipments are in typical desert paint.
The Spanish Navy has contracted the German company Heckler & Koch with a budget of €1.5 million to purchase HK416 A5 and HK417 20 assault rifles and GLM A1.
Since the beginning of the invasion of Ukraine, the Russian Black Sea Fleet has lost at least 12 ships and cutters - sunk or badly damaged; it is about 15%.
Some Russian missiles are sent to Ukraine straight from the production line, among the weapons used are missiles produced in August this year Ukrainian GUR says