A squadron of MQ-9 Reaper aircraft is launching regular reconnaissance and surveillance missions in the Balkans and the region to support NATO and alliance operations.
Rheinmetall has announced that it has received a contract from an undisclosed NATO member state to supply modern 155mm artillery ammunition with increased range, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Defence24.
Yesterday, January 18th, Iran announced that it was launching a procedure to build an "axis of resistance" in response to all future attacks by NATO and Israel.
NATO 'spear' is Turkey. From January 1, 2021, the Turkish armed forces will take over from Poland an annual duty as a framework state in the land component of the so-called NATO spearheads
The most ambitious naval exercises, Sea Breeze-2020, took place here in July, and more recently, another one, in which the American destroyer Donald Cook and the alliance's aviation, took part.
The Russian Naval Forces ships will conduct exercises with NATO countries off Pakistan's coast for the first time in ten years, learned BulgarianMilitary.com ciitng the Russian Black Sea Fleet statement.
The warning signals are apparent: "Russia is modernizing its nuclear arsenal and deploying new missile systems." Or: "It is deploying new forces in our neighborhood, from the High North to Syria and Libya."
A year later, the Russian Ministry of Defence will form a new modernized rifle division in the Kaliningrad region, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing online media Vzglyad.
According to the drafters, the document would aim to revitalize public support for the Atlantic Alliance in view of the far more difficult task of discussing NATO's new and awaited Strategic Concept.
The spokeswoman of the Turkish Ministry of Defense Nadide Sebnem Aktop, said that her country would activate the purchased Russian anti-aircraft aircraft missile systems S-400, even if they are not integrated into NATO air defense
Action expected in recent months has begun to find its logical explanation in the actions of Ms. Tulsi Gabbard, a congresswoman and member of the US House of Representatives. Ms. Gabbard submitted a resolution to the US House of Representatives to expel Turkey from NATO
The Royal Air Force and Italian military electronics company Leonardo tested an autonomous swarm of lightweight drones last week, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing Free Press.
The US Congress is preparing to investigate an incident that took place during the Eunomia-2020 exercise held in late August, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing the Pentagon military portal Military.com and news agency Free Press.
In recent months, the conflict between Turkey and Greece has sharply escalated over the disputed gas fields on the Cyprus shelf, which are being developed by Ankara.
The Black Sea is becoming a region for the use of the military language between the armies of Russia and NATO, learned BulgarianMilitary.com citing the military diplomat Vladimir Vinokurov statement.
NATO's investigation into the heatwave between French and Turkish ships last June was seen as an extremely sensitive issue for public discussion, with neither Paris nor Ankara taking responsibility
NATO ships made an attempt to "take the pincers" of the Russian submarine in the waters of the Barents Sea, according to the Nation-news resource on September 12, learned BulgarianMilitary.com.
The activity of NATO forces near the Belarusian borders continues to worry Minsk, an adequate response to the situation on the border will continue, Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin said following a meeting with the President on Saturday
Nuclear submarines, powerful radar stations, large-scale exercises and reconnaissance missions - NATO is increasingly active in northern Europe. According to the Russian Foreign Ministry, the alliance is purposefully pumping up Norway with a military contingent.
Non-standard caliber, high armor penetration, automatic loader - the German defense concern Rheinmetall has published a video of testing a modernized Challenger 2 tank with a new 130 mm L51 cannon, which could become NATO's most powerful tank weapon.