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U.S. Air Force successfully tests hypersonic missile

U.S. Air Force successfully tests hypersonic missile

The U.S. Air Force carried out a successful test of its troubled hypersonic missile over the weekend, one month after announcing the program had suffered delays because of "recent flight test anomalies." The …

Defeated Armenia arms population

Defeated Armenia arms population

Armenia’s ruling party is seeking to significantly loosen the rules for civilians to obtain guns, proposing new legislation that they say will help the country better defend itself in the wake of the 2020 military defeat to Azerbaijan

US sends another batch of military aid to Ukraine

US sends another batch of military aid to Ukraine

US President Joe Biden announced an additional military assistance package for Ukraine, which includes artillery ammunition, radars and other equipment. “Today I am announcing another security assistance package …

North Korea tests another ballistic missile?

North Korea tests another ballistic missile?

Last night, the DPRK once again launched an unknown projectile in the direction of the Sea of ​​Japan, the Yonhap news agency reports with a reference to the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Republic of Korea. This is the 15th missile …

Russia demands that U.S. stop supplying arms to Ukraine

Russia demands that U.S. stop supplying arms to Ukraine

Moscow has sent Washington a note demanding that the US stop supplying weapons to Kiev, Russian Ambassador to the United States Anatoly Antonov told the Rossiya-24 TV channel. "Eight hundred million dollars - this is how much …

U.S. to announce $750 million more in weapons for Ukraine

U.S. to announce $750 million more in weapons for Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden's administration is expected to announce as soon as Wednesday another $750 million in military assistance for Ukraine, two U.S. officials familiar with the matter told Reuters. The equipment would be funded …

Israeli arms sales hit new record of $11.3 billion in 2021

Israeli arms sales hit new record of $11.3 billion in 2021

Annual Israeli arms sales reached a new record in 2021, according to Defense Ministry figures released Tuesday, with officials citing a sharp increase in demand for Israeli-made weapons. The ministry’s International Defense …

U.S. secretly test-fires hypersonic missile - report

U.S. secretly test-fires hypersonic missile - report

The United States carried out a test-fire of a hypersonic missile in mid-March, but kept it secret in order to avoid tensions with Russia, CNN reported on Tuesday citing its unnamed military source. According to CNN, "The US …

US provides $2 billion worth of weapons to Ukraine

US provides $2 billion worth of weapons to Ukraine

U.S. Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin said Kyiv has received or will receive U.S. weapons worth $2 billion. "In the last two weeks, we've provided over $300 million worth of equipment to Ukraine and the $800 …

U.S. offers Russia to restore arms control treaty

U.S. offers Russia to restore arms control treaty

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Washington and Moscow have the opportunity to find a common language in areas that are very important for international security. "There are a number of areas where I think it …

Baerbock vows new law to curb weapons exports

Baerbock vows new law to curb weapons exports

German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock said the new coalition government would introduce a law that tightens curbs on weapons exports.  The Green party politician made the comments days after it was revealed …

Azerbaijan to produce 66 types of new weapons

Azerbaijan to produce 66 types of new weapons

The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defense Industry plans to produce 66 types of new weapons and military equipment in 2022, Azerbaijani Deputy Minister of Defense Industry Mehman Bakhishov told reporters on December 17. “I think that …