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In Libya, Moscow is primarily interested in retaining control over local oil fields, and not in the coming to power of Field Marshal Khalifa Haftar and the Libyan National Army (LNA), which it supports.
In the landmark American tender NGSW (Next Generation Squad Weapon) for a new assault rifle and a new light machine gun, the focus is not on the design of the combat system, but on the promising cartridge.
Exercises with a massive missile strike by Iskander complexes and Tornado-S multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) will be held this week in the Astrakhan region, the generals and officers of the central military command will take part in the training camp
Dozens were killed and hundreds injured in an explosion at a port in Beirut, Lebanon, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing local sources and TV channel Al Arabia.
The Japanese Ministry of Defense announced that the responsibility for the construction of the next-generation fighter, currently known as the F-X, will be taken by a single company, which will be a "single prime" contractor
The Northern Fleet of Russia is completing the preparation of a detachment of warships and support vessels for a cruise along the Northern Sea Route, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing the press service of the fleet statement.
And now Turkey, in fact, is becoming a participant in the Armenian-Azerbaijani conflict. "Lenta.ru" found out what "Turkish dream" Erdogan is trying to fulfill and what Ankara gets from interfering in other people's conflicts.
In Transcaucasia, tension still hangs over the recent clashes between the armed forces of Armenia and Azerbaijan. The parties are actively conducting military exercises, including with the involvement of their closest allies - Russia and Turkey.
The United States is discussing the possibility of deploying the Aegis Ashore air defense / missile defense system installed in Japan on the island of Guam. At the same time, Tokyo has recently abandoned the use of this system, questioning its effectiveness.
The Russians have started the practical phase of the great sea maneuvers in the Baltic Sea "Okieanskij Szczyt-2020". According to the Russian Ministry of Defense, more than 30 ships of various classes and types, naval aviation and land units of the Baltic Fleet are to take part in it.
Russia "on a contractual basis guaranteed for itself" the right to establish military bases in six African states - the Central African Republic, Egypt, Eritrea, Madagascar, Mozambique and Sudan, according to a confidential document from the German Foreign Ministry
Today, dozens of countries produce unmanned aerial vehicles of varying functionality, from reconnaissance to attack. It is very difficult to determine which attack drone is the best in the world, as the places where it can be tested are politically limited.
Syrian militants went on the offensive this morning and attacked the positions of Bashar al-Assad's army, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing local sources and news agency Free Press.
It is difficult to surprise someone with the news of the appearance of a new rifle in the United States: the American arms market is like a sea that will accept everyone - almost any competent designer will have a chance to shoot, literally and figuratively.
Russian disinformation uses fabricated content published in Poland, Lithuania and Latvia. FireEye has conducted an analysis of publications appearing on the web and concludes - these are elements of a wider campaign of influence.
The expected appointment of Donna Welton to the position of the head of the department of negotiations and agreements at the State Department is an announcement that Japan will soon have to agree with the US.
Several media informed last week that in the vicinity of Sirte in Libya, two MiG-29 fighters destroyed Turkish Hawk anti-aircraft batteries in the last days of July 2020.
An unknown attack drone bombed the positions of pro-Turkish militants in the Syrian provinces of Idlib and Aleppo, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing several sources, including Night Courier magazine.
On July 30, Turkish bloggers posted videos on YouTube about Egyptian soldiers who allegedly found themselves on the front lines in Greater Idlib, in northern Syria.
A series of terrorist attacks in the 90s and 2000s forced the Russian security officials to start developing a new large-caliber assault weapon necessary for a successful fight against armed bandit formations.
In the United States, fans of reliable carbines worried that they would not be able to buy the Saiga-12 rifle because of the anti-Russian sanctions. This weapon is made in the style of a Kalashnikov assault rifle.
The coronavirus has not yet been completely defeated, but the military-industrial complex is already counting profits and losses, states are making adjustments to plans and making cautious forecasts.
Seeing a strange three-letter abbreviation in the title, you, the reader, will probably frown: “Well, again, these marketers have come up with another trick to sell us a miracle weapon, devoid of the problems of its predecessors.”
The Israeli military could able to get access to the MiG-29 fighter secret systems and will allow them to develop the most effective measures in the fight against these combat aircraft, which are in service with Russia, Syria, Egypt and other countries
Some people dismiss Kel-Tec weapons as "utilitarian" (as if there was something wrong with that). By all accounts, this Florida-based manufacturer doesn't always pay attention to the shiny appearance of the weapon that beckons some shooters.
On the other hand, the gun lacked accuracy and rate of fire. Nevertheless, the T-54 is a more dangerous vehicle than the legendary T-34 or the one that appeared in the interval between the release of the two legendary T-44 tanks.