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Defence & Arms Last Updated: Oct 31, 2014 - 7:58:14 AM


Defence & Arms
India to Supply Vietnam with Naval Vessels Amid China Disputes
India will soon be supplying naval vessels to Vietnam, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said on Tuesday, the first significant military transfer to Hanoi at a time when it is embroiled in a territorial dispute with China

Oct 31, 2014 - 7:57:06 AM

Defence & Arms
US Commander in Korea: A-10 Warthog Will be Missed
The U.S. commander in South Korea on Friday praised the vital close air support role performed by the A-10 Thunderbolt in deterring North Korean aggression but backed the Air Force decision to retire the aircraft.

Oct 30, 2014 - 3:10:20 PM

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A New Stealth Corvette from France
Cherbourg based CMN (Constructions Mecaniques de Normandie) has unveiled the C Sword 90 stealthy corvette at the Euronaval naval expo in Paris this week. The stealth vessel is one of three new ship designs the company is launching, all positioned to address the growing needs of world navies to support increasingly demanding missions encountered at the high sea and littoral waters.

Oct 30, 2014 - 3:02:52 PM

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Jordanian Special Forces are Secretly Fighting ISIS in Iraq
Sources in Jordan have told the Arab Daily News in Amman that Jordan has dispatched 4000 of its special forces to fight the Islamic State, also known as ISIS or ISIL. According to the sources who spoke to this publication on condition of anonymity that the brigade strength force has been instrumental in recent military victories against ISIS in Zimar, in the Kurdish region and in Jurf al Sakhar around Baghdad.

Oct 29, 2014 - 11:45:18 AM

Defence & Arms
Rhetorical or Real, Russian Expansionism Threatens Arctic
In October 1987, Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev declared, "The Soviet Union is in favor of a radical lowering of the level of military confrontation in the region. Let the North of the globe, the Arctic, become a zone of peace." Today, news stories about Russian activities in the Arctic make that speech seem like a very distant memory.


Oct 29, 2014 - 11:28:46 AM

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