Ocnus.Net
News Before Its News
About Us | Ocnus? |

Front Page 
 
 Africa
 
 Analyses
 
 Business
 
 Dark Side
 
 Defence & Arms
 
 Dysfunctions
 
 Editorial
 
 International
 
 Labour
 
 Light Side
 
 Research
Search

Defence & Arms Last Updated: Nov 22, 2014 - 12:07:27 PM


Defence & Arms
Another Clash Reported Between Security Forces and Rebels in Chechnya
As he has done for years, Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov was the first to announce the latest government operation against rebel militants in Chechnya

Nov 22, 2014 - 12:06:18 PM

Defence & Arms
Moscow Warns Washington Against Sending Arms to Ukraine
Russia warned the United States yesterday (20 November) against supplying arms to Ukrainian forces fighting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine, hours before US Vice-President Joe Biden was due to arrive in Kyiv.

Nov 21, 2014 - 10:10:43 AM

Defence & Arms
Iraq Needs Weapons But Can It Keep Them
After watching ISIS roll over Iraqi security forces this summer, stealing equipment the U.S. provided, Congress has been hesitant to sell Baghdad more.

Nov 21, 2014 - 9:59:09 AM

Defence & Arms
Conflicts Involving North Caucasians Erupt Inside Russian Army

The tradition of North Caucasus mountaineers serving in the Russian army goes back 150 years. In the 1870s, the Russian Empire tried to tie the mountaineers to the Russian system of governance by forming ethnic-based volunteer battalions. North Caucasus battalions fought in Russian wars for the first time in the Russian-Turkish war of 18771878 (nauchforum.ru). Mountaineer units then participated in the Russo-Japanese war of 19041905 (gazavat.ru) and in World War I, during 19141918 (zema.su).


Nov 21, 2014 - 9:54:44 AM

Defence & Arms
Top Official Says U.S. Should Consider Giving Ukraine Lethal Aid
The leaders of the United States, Japan and Australia lined up together against Russia on Sunday, vowing to oppose Russian incursions into Crimea during a rare trilateral meeting held at the G20 summit in Brisbane.

Nov 21, 2014 - 9:49:44 AM

<< prev next >>


Defence & Arms Feed
Latest Headlines
Africa
The History of a Dangerous Idea
Nigerian State of Emergency a Failure
Burkina Faso Made the Pentagon Nervous
Analyses
The Geostrategic Consequences of the Arab Spring
CIA and the Arab Mind
Flight MH17: Will Russia Get Away With It
Business
Europe to Suck Up Surplus Global LNG Supplies
Russian Lackluster Economy Means Putin Simply Cannot Afford a New Cold War
ENI and Sonangol Join Forces to Develop Gas
Dark Side
Patti tra Servizi e mafia gia negli anni 70
How Argentina Became the Newest Drug Trafficking Hub
Obama Unveils U.S. Immigration Reform, Setting Up Fight With Republicans
Defence & Arms
Another Clash Reported Between Security Forces and Rebels in Chechnya
Moscow Warns Washington Against Sending Arms to Ukraine
Iraq Needs Weapons But Can It Keep Them
Dysfunctions
Western Timidity Prompts Jordan's King to Reach Out to Muslim Brotherhood
Egypt Closes Schools in Sinai Towns as Area Inches Toward Open War
Israeli Tamar Field Partners in Gas Deal with Union Fenosa
Editorial
The Missing German Reparations For Greece
Abbott Agonistes: Year One for Australian Prime Minister
The Fourth Plenum And The Chinese Labour Movement
International
FORMER MEMBER OF GERMAN ARMED FORCES EXTRADITED TO U.S.
Pushed by ISIS, Iraq and Kurds Come Closer to a Deal
Peru on its Way to Becoming Leader in Blueberry Exports
Labour
IndustriALL Targets Glencore for Anti-Union Behaviour
The Wobblies in their Heyday
Growing Protests In Italy Against Austerity Policies
Light Side
Moses, Masada, and Eichmann Make Israeli Newest TV Comedy Sparkle
Republicans Accuse Obama of Treating Immigrants Like Humans
Of Egg Creams, Ed Koch and 49 Other Facts You Did Not Know About Jewish New York
Research
Brazil Doubles Down on Cyber Security
When Israelis and Arabs for Once Agreed
Killing by Beheading is Islamic