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Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System
February 24, 2017
Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System
The Russian military is slated to rearm all of its missile formations with a new ballistic missile by the end of 2017.
Russia’s Army Retroffited With New Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile System
Pacific Ocean: US Navy Submarine Fires 4 Ballistic Missiles
February 23, 2017
Pacific Ocean: US Navy Submarine Fires 4 Ballistic Missiles
The U.S. Navy conducted ballistic missile test launches from a submarine in the Pacific Ocean this month.
Pacific Ocean: US Navy Submarine Fires 4 Ballistic Missiles
Pakistan Still Eying JF-17 Thunder Fighter Sale to Sri Lanka
February 23, 2017
Pakistan Still Eying JF-17 Thunder Fighter Sale to Sri Lanka
Pakistan is trying to convince Sri Lanka to purchase the JF-17 fighter jet, despite Indian pressure.
Pakistan Still Eying JF-17 Thunder Fighter Sale to Sri Lanka
Russia to Arm 90 Percent of Strategic Nuclear Forces With Modern Weaponry by 2020
February 23, 2017
Russia to Arm 90 Percent of Strategic Nuclear Forces With Modern Weaponry by 2020
Also, the Russian military’s precision strike capability will increase fourfold by 2021, Russia’s defense minister says.
Russia to Arm 90 Percent of Strategic Nuclear Forces With Modern Weaponry by 2020
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
February 23, 2017
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
Tokyo’s defense forces conducted their first drill outside of Japan alongside Asia’s largest multinational exercise.
Japan’s First Overseas Military Drill Spotlights Growing Security Role
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
February 22, 2017
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
Asian states accounted for 43 percent of all global arms imports between 2012 and 2016.
Asia-Pacific States Are Buying Arms at Record Post-Cold War Levels
China’s Second Aircraft Carrier to Begin Sea Trials in 2019
February 22, 2017
China’s Second Aircraft Carrier to Begin Sea Trials in 2019
The new carrier is nearing completion and a launching ceremony ‘will soon be held.’
China’s Second Aircraft Carrier to Begin Sea Trials in 2019
Indonesia-Russia Su-35 Fighter Jet Deal Will Be Signed in ‘Coming Months’
February 22, 2017
Indonesia-Russia Su-35 Fighter Jet Deal Will Be Signed in ‘Coming Months’
Russia continues to push Indonesia to ink an agreement for up to 10 Su-35 combat aircraft.
Indonesia-Russia Su-35 Fighter Jet Deal Will Be Signed in ‘Coming Months’
Pakistan to Receive US Attack Helicopters in 2017
February 22, 2017
Pakistan to Receive US Attack Helicopters in 2017
The Pakistan Army is slated to receive three AH-1Z Viper attack helicopters this year.
Pakistan to Receive US Attack Helicopters in 2017
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
February 21, 2017
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
A carrier strike group is conducting routine patrols, but is not set up for FONOPS, despite speculation.
US Carrier Group Enters South China Sea Amid Calls for More Freedom of Navigation Operations
China's Strategic Support Force: A Force for Innovation?
February 18, 2017
China's Strategic Support Force: A Force for Innovation?
The new PLA branch might be China's key to leapfrogging the United States on military technology.
China's Strategic Support Force: A Force for Innovation?
Will Pakistan Buy Russia’s S-400 Missile Air Defense System?
February 17, 2017
Will Pakistan Buy Russia’s S-400 Missile Air Defense System?
The Pakistan military is purportedly toying with the idea of procuring the S-400 missile air defense system.
Will Pakistan Buy Russia’s S-400 Missile Air Defense System?
Oldest US Ally in Asia: Thailand or the Philippines?
February 17, 2017
Oldest US Ally in Asia: Thailand or the Philippines?
A closer look at who should truly hold that title.
Oldest US Ally in Asia: Thailand or the Philippines?
US Navy’s Newest Stealth Warship Will Take to Sea This Week
February 17, 2017
US Navy’s Newest Stealth Warship Will Take to Sea This Week
The lead vessel of the U.S. Navy’s newest destroyer class will begin testing its combat systems this week.
US Navy’s Newest Stealth Warship Will Take to Sea This Week
India, Russia to Finalize S-400 Missile Air Defense System Deal in 2017
February 17, 2017
India, Russia to Finalize S-400 Missile Air Defense System Deal in 2017
India and Russia are expected to sign a contract by the end of 2017, according to a Russian official.
India, Russia to Finalize S-400 Missile Air Defense System Deal in 2017
Will Japan Join Trilateral ASEAN Patrols in the Sulu Sea?
February 16, 2017
Will Japan Join Trilateral ASEAN Patrols in the Sulu Sea?
A closer look at a move that has been subject to much speculation.
Will Japan Join Trilateral ASEAN Patrols in the Sulu Sea?
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