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Winter warfare capabilities tested in Swedish exercise Northern Wind

Exercise Northern Wind 19 is currently being conducted in northeastern Sweden with the aim of testing winter warfare capabilities and also to...
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Russian fighter jets intercept US B-52 bomber over Baltic

The Russian Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on 21 March that two Russian Sukhoi Su-27 fighter jets have forced a US B-52...
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10,000 troops from 13 countries begin to arrive in the UK...

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) reported 14 March that more than 10,000 military personnel, 35 warships, 5 submarines and 59 aircraft...
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Russian MoD confirms US B-52 bomber flight near Russian naval base

A US Air Force (USAF) B-52H strategic bomber that flew over the Baltic Sea on Friday, did not approach Russia’s border closer...
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Satellite imagery reveals Russian Su-25 jets returned to Syria

Satellite images published by Israel-based Image Sat International (ISI) indicates that the Russian Armed Forces have deployed Sukhoi SU-25 attack aircraft to...
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UK to form new Gurkha battalion in 2019

The UK Ministry of Defence (MoD) announced 11 March that the 3rd Battalion Royal Gurkha Rifles will be established as a Specialised...
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Russia to train 100 Chinese service personnel for operating S-400

Russian news agency TASS reported 5 March that around 100 Chinese military service personnel are due to undergo an instruction course in...
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Taiwan seeks new US fighter jets to replace ageing fleet amid...

Taiwan has made a formal request to the United States for new fighter jets to defend itself against increasing Chinese threats, Deputy...

Netherlands government approves NATO national plan

The Netherlands government has 14 December approved the national plan on the NATO Defence Investment Pledge. This plan includes the government commitment...