Amid Turkish preparations for a military intervention in Syria, main stream media and think tanks prefer to provide political speculations and local rumors instead of facts and analysis. SouthFront: Analysis & Intelligence stands on another ground and provides an exclusive paper studying the Turkish military grouping which will be likely used in this operation. We also recommend that […]
NATO is sending war ships to the Aegean Sea to help Turkey and Greece deal with people smugglers and stem the flow of migrants, the alliance’s top commander has announced. READ MORE: Overcome ‘dark side’: Campaign urges residents to embrace refugees launched in Germany Three military vessels from NATO’s Standing Maritime Group 2 have been […]
In 2014, Stephen Harper’s Conservative government signed a controversial $15 billion arms deal with Saudi Arabia. Two years later, Justin Trudeau and the Liberals are in charge, but have so far refused to cancel the contract. Now, observers suggest that the issue might be the first real test of Trudeau’s foreign policy mettle. MPs Call […]
Europeans ask Russia to develop nuclear weapon against asteroids YEKATERINBURG, February 11. /TASS/. Russian scientists have developed a project of upgrading intercontinental ballistic missiles to destroy near-Earth meteorites 20-50 meters in size, leading researcher of the Makeyev Rocket Design Bureau Sabit Saitgarayev told TASS on Thursday. The scientists would like to test the improved missiles’ […]
© Rostec Corporation A multicopter complex armed with anti-tank missiles has been unveiled at a military robot conference near Moscow. Consisting of several drones, the complex is set to perform reconnaissance tasks, monitor the battlefield and eliminate targets. The versatile airborne robotic complex has been developed by Sistemprom, an integral part of the United Instrument Manufacturing […]
The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) and local militias liberated the town of Bashoura in the Northern part of Latakia province on Feb.8.
Two senators, John McCain and Jack Reed, in the letter below to the Secretary of the Navy, John Mabus, cite the new Littoral Combat Ship costing endless billions as a useless boondoggle.
ran has manufactured a new tank dubbed ‘Karrar’ which is as deadly as the Russian T-90, Defense Minister Brigadier General Hossein Dehqan said, adding that the country also plans to test a new generation of Emad precision-guided ballistic missile, FNA reports.
Editor’s note: As Sweden prepares to join NATO MOSCOW, TASS/. A team of Russian inspectors will begin a check on Tuesday of military activities in a designated Swedish region under the 2011 Vienna Document on confidence and security building measures, Sergey Ryzhkov, the head of Russia’s Nuclear Risk Reduction Center, said. “A Russian team of […]
American defense contractor Northrop Grumman unveiled its vision for the Pentagon’s new futuristic fighter jet on Sunday in a television commercial broadcast to over 100 million viewers during the Super Bowl.
A semi-secret Pentagon plan to convert old war planes into “flying launchpads” or “arsenal planes” to aid stealthier, less weapons-capable planes was mentioned by Defense Secretary Ash Carter in a speech outlining a $583 billion military budget for 2017.
Jim W. Dean – China is getting two dozen Russian SU-35s to tide it over with some decent planes now while it struggles with its J-31 program which will be outdated by the time it is operational.
The Pentagon Wars movie for SDM5002 Systems Engineering assignment.
Iran Welcomes France’s Boycott of Israeli-Made Drones TEHRAN (FNA)- The Iranian foreign ministry welcomed the French government’s decision to cancel purchasing Israeli-made Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs). “Given the Zionist regime’s expansionist policies and the wave of demands in Europe’s civil society as well as the cruel siege of the Gaza Strip, certain European countries […]
The highly-mobile system could simultaneously intercept up to ten ballistic missiles traveling at a speed of 5 kilometers per second.
In its fight against Daesh, also known as IS/Islamic State, Moscow has deployed its newest Su-35 fighter jets to Syria, where they remain on constant standby at Hmeymim airbase. Since its Syrian air campaign began last September, Russia has carried out thousands of sorties against terrorist targets, crippling Daesh’s infrastructure. Those operations have been carried out by Moscow’s state-of-the-art […]
Russia’s Northern Fleet’s sphere of responsibility includes the protection of the country’s sovereignty and of its economic interests in the Arctic Ocean zone.
China’s first overseas naval logistics support outpost is estimated to be built in Djibouti and it is reported that it would be used to take care of problems faced by China’s peacekeeping fleet, the Foreign Ministry told China Daily on Thursday.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Informed sources revealed that Riyadh is holding training courses for 150,000 Saudi, Sudanese, Egyptian and Jordanian forces to prepare them for war in Syria. The Saudi sources told the CNN channel that the 150,000-strong army is now stationed in Saudi Arabia and will soon be dispatched to Syria. They also said that Morocco, […]
Jim W. Dean – Yes, I know this is an old story, but with an important new twist in that the continued deficiencies of the F-35 are detailed by the Pentagon’s own testing expert.
Despite all the US assurances, provocations from Ankara are not ruled out completely if Turkish aviation is involved in Syria. In any case, tension over the Syrian skies will increase.
A top Libyan intelligence official says that increasing numbers of top Islamic State (ISIS) commanders have relocated from Iraq and Syria in recent months to Libya, especially around the town of Sirte. ISIS took over that city back in 2014 and has since been exploiting the chaos in Libya in order to successfully attain and […]
Despite the fact the official U.S. strategy towards China ignoring Taiwan issue, the island may easily become a flash point of the ongoing confrontation. The main stream media constantly disseminate reports that the Chinese military prepares to invade the island or, in light versions, conducts provocative military drills. In case of the further US-China confrontation […]
We appreciate the New York Times for pointing out the fact that Erdogan is a bad guy, but the report is not original.
Veterans Today received reports that CIA assassination teams, including US Navy SEALS, were operating in the Idlib/Aleppo region of Syria, targeting Russian and Iranian targets including and especially General Soleimani, the Rommel or Giap, perhaps the Robert E. Lee of 21st century warfare.
The exposure of NATO’s tacit involvement of State-sponsored Terrorism by member countries is now carved in stone, but NATO does not seem too worried about it.
Russian warplanes conducted 237 sorties, hit some 900 terrorist targets over past three days, the Russian Defense Ministry said Thursday.
The Syrian Arab Army (SAA) supported by the National Defense Forces (NDF), the Iraqi paramilitary groups of Kata’eb Hezbollah and Harakat al-Nujaba have completed a siege of the militant groups in the town of Ratyan. Now, the Syrian artillery and warplanes are pounding the militants in the area.
Ever since the second World War and especially during the Cold War era the idea of engineering an autonomous weapon system, also known as military robot, has taken deep roots throughout military circles all across the globe.
Nineveh Operations Command announced on Monday the killing of the so-called ISIS Wali of the area of Tal-Afar in an aerial bombing by the international coalition west of Mosul.