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Dagestan to produce helicopters

Dagestan to produce helicopters

The Kizlyar Electromechanical Plant (KEMZ) in Dagestan, which manufactures defence products, will conduct ground tests of the AP-55 multi-purpose helicopter developed at the enterprise. According to the director-general, Ibragim …

Naval drills between China, Russia and Iran start on Friday

Naval drills between China, Russia and Iran start on Friday

China, Russia and Iran will hold joint naval drills on Friday, a public relations official from Iran's armed forces Mostafa Tajoldin told semi-official ISNA news agency on Thursday. The "2022 Marine Security Belt" exercise …

Last CSTO peacekeepers depart from Kazakhstan

Last CSTO peacekeepers depart from Kazakhstan

The last units of the Russian peacekeepers led by Colonel-General Andrey Serdyukov have departed from Kazakhstan for Moscow to wrap up the CSTO (Collective Security Treaty Organization) peacekeeping mission in the Central Asian country, …

Russian motor rifle troops kick off drills in Tajikistan

Russian motor rifle troops kick off drills in Tajikistan

About 1,000 motor rifle personnel of Russia’s 201st military base in Tajikistan kicked off drills at training grounds in the Central Asian country to practice defensive and offensive operations, the press office of the Central Military …

First Russian paratroopers depart from Kazakhstan

First Russian paratroopers depart from Kazakhstan

The first units of Russian peacekeepers from the CSTO (Collective Security Treaty Organization) peacekeeping contingent have departed from Kazakhstan aboard military transport planes and are heading for Russia, Russia’s Defense Ministry …

Two new divisions to be set in Russia’s south in 2022

Two new divisions to be set in Russia’s south in 2022

The effort of setting up two new divisions in Russia’s south will be completed this year, the press office of the Southern Military District reported on Wednesday, citing Southern Military District Commander Alexander Dvornikov. …

Russian peacekeepers begin training in Kazakhstan

Russian peacekeepers begin training in Kazakhstan

Russian peacekeepers in Kazakhstan have begun training at the Almaty airfield, during which they work out issues on preventing emergency situations, the Russian Defense Ministry told reporters. It is specified that the units of the …

What security issues US ready to discuss with Russia

What security issues US ready to discuss with Russia

The issues of reducing the number of forces and the frequency of exercises in the east of the region may be raised during the discussions with the Russian Federation on security in Europe, but such steps should be reciprocal, NBC reports with a …

Bal Missile complex to be deployed on Dagestani coast

Bal Missile complex to be deployed on Dagestani coast

According to the head of the press service of the Southern Military District, Vadim Astafyev, the coastal missile system Bal will be deployed by the Caspian Flotilla on the Caspian coast of Dagestan. The complex consists of (up to ten) vehicles …

Kronshtadt creates Russia’s first drone plant

Kronshtadt creates Russia’s first drone plant

Kronshtadt company created a fixed-wing and rotary-wing type drone production center in Dubna, the Moscow Region, press service of the company told reporters on Wednesday. "Construction and installation work has been completed in …

Putin: Russia to keep improving, reinforcing its armed forces

Putin: Russia to keep improving, reinforcing its armed forces

Russia will continue improving and reinforcing its armed forces, using its strong scientific and technological groundwork, Russian President Vladimir Putin said at the Defense Ministry expanded board meeting Tuesday. "Based on the …

NI: Ukraine can't match up to these 5 Russian weapons systems

NI: Ukraine can't match up to these 5 Russian weapons systems

Advanced S-400 air defense missiles, modernized main battle tanks, and a powerful air force are all weapons at Moscow's disposal. Here are five of the notable weapons that Russia could employ in a major conventional war with …

Over 40 Black Sea Fleet warships take part in Crimean drills

Over 40 Black Sea Fleet warships take part in Crimean drills

The crews of over 40 warships and vessels of the Black Sea Fleet took part in massive force-on-force maneuvers of Russia’s Southern Military District at the Opuk training ground in Crimea, the Fleet’s press office reported on …

Hypersonic intercontinental missiles on combat alert in Russia

Hypersonic intercontinental missiles on combat alert in Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin said, speaking at the Russian Energy Week forum, that hypersonic intercontinental missiles are on combat alert in Russia. The session moderator, CNBC reporter Hadley Gamble mentioned hypersonic …