Russian Defense Ministry

Russia and Iran to sign major interstate agreement

Russia and Iran to sign major interstate agreement

A telephone conversation took place between the heads of the Russian and Iranian Defense Ministers. The parties stated that they were preparing to sign a major agreement between the states. The conversation took place in a friendly atmosphere.

Russian peacekeeper dies in road accident in Karabakh

Russian peacekeeper dies in road accident in Karabakh

A Russian peacekeeper died in the Karabakh economic region in a road accident, the Russian Defense Ministry said. "On December 11, one Russian Armed Forces serviceman died and two sustained medium or severe …

Shooting continues in Khankendi

Shooting continues in Khankendi

This evening, a Russian-Azerbaijani patrol was fired upon in Khankendi by an unknown person, the Russian Ministry of Defense reports

Military cooperation to unite Russia and Iran

Military cooperation to unite Russia and Iran

Deputy Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation Alexander Fomin met with his Iranian counterpart Hojatollah Qureishi. The parties discussed Russian-Iranian military cooperation.

Mine warning along shipping lane in Black Sea issued

Mine warning along shipping lane in Black Sea issued

  The Russian Black Sea Fleet command has issued a mine warning for the shipping route in the northwestern Black Sea, the Russian Defense Ministry reported. "The Black Sea Fleet command has issued a …

New missile corvette joins Russia's Black Sea Fleet

New missile corvette joins Russia's Black Sea Fleet

The missile corvette Tsiklon built at the Zaliv Shipyard in Kerch has joined the Russian Navy on July 12, the Russian Defense Ministry reported. "An official ceremony took place at the Shipyard named after Butoma in …