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by Drumboy44
Tue Sep 17, 2019 1:14 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Russia Deploys S-400 Missile System in the Arctic
Replies: 0
Views: 904

Russia Deploys S-400 Missile System in the Arctic

Russia has placed S-400 missile defence systems at the Novaya Zemlya archipelago as Moscow seeks to increase its military presence in the Arctic, the defence ministry said on Monday. The surface to air-missile regiment of the Northern Fleet's air defence forces based on the archipelago's southern Y...
by Drumboy44
Thu Sep 12, 2019 5:06 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: In a first for Beijing in Europe, Serbia to receive Chinese armed drones
Replies: 1
Views: 124

In a first for Beijing in Europe, Serbia to receive Chinese armed drones

Serbia’s military will receive Chinese-built armed drones in the coming months, marking the first time Chinese remotely piloted aircraft have been sold to a European country, officials said Tuesday. Serbia will take delivery of nine Chengdu Pterodactyl-1 drones within six months, with a possible fo...
by Drumboy44
Wed Sep 11, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Israel Ministry of Defense & Japan MOD sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement
Replies: 6
Views: 412

Israel Ministry of Defense & Japan MOD sign Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) agreement

The MOU between Israel and Japan signed at today, September 10, at the Japanese Ministry of Defense headquarters in Tokyo is expected to strengthen and deepen the defense cooperation and relations between the two countries. Prime Minister and Defense Minister Benjamin Netanyahu: “I applaud the impo...
by Drumboy44
Fri Sep 06, 2019 8:56 pm
Forum: Military Events
Topic: DRPK september 2019
Replies: 12
Views: 836

Re: DRPK september 2019

North Korea has appropriated USD2 billion through cyber attacks to fund weapon programmes, says UN report North Korea has appropriated an estimated USD2 billion through “large-scale” cyber attacks against crypto-currency exchanges to finance the country’s weapons of mass destruction (WMD) programmes...
by Drumboy44
Fri Sep 06, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: A B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Flew An Extended Duration Sortie Over The Arctic Circle
Replies: 0
Views: 189

A B-2 Spirit Stealth Bomber Flew An Extended Duration Sortie Over The Arctic Circle

A B-2 Spirit stealth bomber flew an extended duration sortie over the Arctic Circle as part of a Bomber Task Force exercise in the night between Sept. 4 and 5. According to the local spotters, the B-2A Spirit stealth bomber belonging to the 509th Bomb Wing, from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, a...
by Drumboy44
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: Geopolitical Events
Topic: Mongolia, Russia lift ties to comprehensive strategic partnership
Replies: 0
Views: 425

Mongolia, Russia lift ties to comprehensive strategic partnership

Mongolia and Russia on Tuesday signed a permanent treaty on friendly relations and lifted bilateral ties to a comprehensive strategic partnership. The new treaty to lift the bilateral relationship between the two neighbors was signed after talks between Mongolian President Khaltmaa Battulga and visi...
by Drumboy44
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:38 am
Forum: Military Events
Topic: Afghanistan accuses Pakistan of ‘continued territorial violations’
Replies: 0
Views: 127

Afghanistan accuses Pakistan of ‘continued territorial violations’

Afghanistan has complained in a letter to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) about what it described as "continued violations" of its territory by Pakistani military forces. In the letter, which is dated 22 August, Adela Raz, ambassador and permanent representative of Afghanistan to the Uni...
by Drumboy44
Thu Aug 29, 2019 4:48 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Russia proposes new railroad battalions in each military district
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Re: Russia proposes new railroad battalions in each military district

DirtyDevil69 wrote:
Wed Aug 28, 2019 1:14 am
If the Russians had that capability With a wide spectrum theyd be much more dangerous in their own territory, more so than they already are.
Especially if they were to improve mobility in thier Eastern Miltary District.
by Drumboy44
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Russia proposes new railroad battalions in each military district
Replies: 0
Views: 89

Russia proposes new railroad battalions in each military district

Russia is proposing that additional new 'emergency' railroad battalions are created and deployed in each military district. Two have already been established in the Western Military District, Russian media reported on 19 August. Although headlined as civil defence in nature, the proposed new units ...
by Drumboy44
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Russia proposes new railroad battalions in each military district
Replies: 3
Views: 276

Russia proposes new railroad battalions in each military district

Russia is proposing that additional new 'emergency' railroad battalions are created and deployed in each military district. Two have already been established in the Western Military District, Russian media reported on 19 August. Although headlined as civil defence in nature, the proposed new units ...