Tag archive for ‘Defense’
By admin On Sunday, February 2nd, 2020

Viral defense: US military in S. Korea to quarantine troops returning from epidemic-hit China

Fearing that the novel coronavirus outbreak could harm military readiness, the US Forces Korea (USFK) has encouraged members who traveled to China to isolate themselves for a period of two weeks. “USFK has More...

By admin On Wednesday, January 22nd, 2020

India is not a ‘theocratic’ state like Pakistan & America, defense minister claims

Unlike Pakistan and the United States, India is a secular country that tolerates all religions, Defense Minister Rajnath Singh has claimed, amid ongoing citizenship bill disputes. Speaking in Delhi on Wednesday, More...

By admin On Thursday, January 16th, 2020

India needs to go on global anti-terrorism spree like US did after 9/11 – defense chief Rawat

India’s new chief of defense staff, General Bipin Rawat, has said that the ‘war on terror’ is far from over and its roots must be analyzed in order to combat terrorism. “Terrorism is here to stay. So More...

By admin On Friday, January 10th, 2020

Baghdad revived deal to buy Russian S-300 following US strikes – Iraq’s Security & Defense Committee chairman

Baghdad has reached out to Moscow again after it suffered American bombings on its soil, a high-ranked lawmaker revealed, saying the resumed deal focuses on the time-tested S-300 air defense systems. The US attacks More...

By admin On Tuesday, December 24th, 2019

India creates chief of defense post to synchronize navy, army & air force

India’s cabinet has approved the creation of a senior post that will advise the government on military issues concerning all branches of the armed forces, as well as head a new military affairs office. The chief More...

By admin On Sunday, December 22nd, 2019

Syrian air defense intercepts missiles coming from the direction of ‘occupied territories’ – State TV

Syrian air defenses have intercepted missiles over the capital city of Damascus, according to state media. An initial report from SANA stated that the missiles came from the “direction of the occupied territories”  More...