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China's A2/AD Challenge in the South China Sea: Securing the Air From the Ground
May 19, 2017
China's A2/AD Challenge in the South China Sea: Securing the Air From the Ground
Aerial defense and surface-to-air systems are increasingly a focus for the People's Liberation Army.
China's A2/AD Challenge in the South China Sea: Securing the Air From the Ground
Russia’s Big Plans for Air Defense in Eurasia
April 07, 2017
Russia’s Big Plans for Air Defense in Eurasia
Big plans, indeed, but will they materialize?
Russia’s Big Plans for Air Defense in Eurasia
Iran Test Fires Ballistic Missile Interceptor
March 07, 2017
Iran Test Fires Ballistic Missile Interceptor
Iran has successfully tested its Russian-supplied S-300 air defense system this month.
Iran Test Fires Ballistic Missile Interceptor
Kazakhstan Takes Delivery of (Free) Russian S-300 Missile Defense Systems
June 09, 2016
Kazakhstan Takes Delivery of (Free) Russian S-300 Missile Defense Systems
Moscow has plans for a region-wide air defense system.
Kazakhstan Takes Delivery of (Free) Russian S-300 Missile Defense Systems
Russia Supplied S-300 Air Defense Battalion to Iran
May 20, 2016
Russia Supplied S-300 Air Defense Battalion to Iran
The Kremlin expects the rest of the air defense systems to be supplied by the end of 2016.
Russia Supplied S-300 Air Defense Battalion to Iran
Iran Confirms Delivery of First Russian S-300 Air Defense System
April 11, 2016
Iran Confirms Delivery of First Russian S-300 Air Defense System
Sources in Moscow and Tehran confirmed that the first batch of S-300 missile systems arrived in Iran.
Iran Confirms Delivery of First Russian S-300 Air Defense System
Russia Will Ship S-300 Missile Systems to Iran Within Days
April 07, 2016
Russia Will Ship S-300 Missile Systems to Iran Within Days
A Russian diplomat expects the first S-300 delivery to take place in the coming days.
Russia Will Ship S-300 Missile Systems to Iran Within Days
Has Putin Just Killed the Iran-Russia Air Defense Missile Deal?
March 09, 2016
Has Putin Just Killed the Iran-Russia Air Defense Missile Deal?
Vladimir Putin has frozen the transfer of S-300 surface-to-air missile systems to Iran, a Kuwait-based newspaper claims.
Has Putin Just Killed the Iran-Russia Air Defense Missile Deal?
Russia Delivers S-300 Missile Defense System to Kazakhstan
December 25, 2015
Russia Delivers S-300 Missile Defense System to Kazakhstan
Plus, the erosion of intel in Afghanistan, Russia's intel sharing with the Taliban, and more defense and security links.
Russia Delivers S-300 Missile Defense System to Kazakhstan
Russian Arms Sales in Asia May Be Poised for Trouble
November 10, 2015
Russian Arms Sales in Asia May Be Poised for Trouble
Moscow’s dominance of the regional arms market is no longer guaranteed.
Russian Arms Sales in Asia May Be Poised for Trouble
Confirmed: Iran to Receive Russian Air Defense Missiles
May 27, 2015
Confirmed: Iran to Receive Russian Air Defense Missiles
The controversial weapon systems could already be delivered by the end of this year.
Confirmed: Iran to Receive Russian Air Defense Missiles
These Russian Missiles Will Make Bombing Iran Riskier
April 14, 2015
These Russian Missiles Will Make Bombing Iran Riskier
Moscow is making a strong effort to improve ties with Tehran.
These Russian Missiles Will Make Bombing Iran Riskier
China Eyes Russia’s S-400, Taiwan Seeks New Air Defense System
August 30, 2014
China Eyes Russia’s S-400, Taiwan Seeks New Air Defense System
China and Taiwan are both seeking significant upgrades to their air defense systems in the years ahead.
China Eyes Russia’s S-400, Taiwan Seeks New Air Defense System
Russia Conducts Surprise Nuclear Readiness Drill
October 31, 2013
Russia Conducts Surprise Nuclear Readiness Drill
On Wednesday Putin oversaw a large snap drill that tested the readiness of Russia’s nuclear forces.
Russia Conducts Surprise Nuclear Readiness Drill
Iran and Russia Expand Defense Ties
October 24, 2013
Iran and Russia Expand Defense Ties
A number of recent events highlight Tehran and Moscow’s growing military cooperation.
Iran and Russia Expand Defense Ties
Why Turkey’s Buying Chinese Missile Systems
September 30, 2013
Why Turkey’s Buying Chinese Missile Systems
Ankara’s decision to purchase CPMEIC’s HQ-9 system over the US Patriot is not geopolitics.
Why Turkey’s Buying Chinese Missile Systems
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