Pentagon seeks right ‘balance’ on training Ukrainians on new arms
As the war in Ukraine drags into its third month, the United States is trying to figure out the best way — and pace — to train troops there on how to use the Western arms flooding into the besieged nation. Hundreds of Ukrainian soldiers have either c
Ukrainian artillery destroyed the depot of the Russian equipment and their base in the Izium district
Ukrainian artillery destroyed Russian military facilities in the Izium district. The Armed Forces of Ukraine showed precise performance in the area of the villages of Vesele and Zabavne. Roman Donik published a video of the explosions near Vesele. “A
Russia is using ammunition depots in Transnistria to smuggle weapons
"30 years ago, the Russian Federation occupied the territory of Transnistria. Every year there are mobilization exercises with a task force of Russian troops stationed in this area. During the exercises, defensive and counter-offensive operations are
Poland handed over more than 200 tanks to Ukraine
Poland has handed over more than 200 T-72 tanks to Ukraine. In addition to tanks, several dozen infantry fighting vehicles were sent to Ukraine, abcd24.net reports with reference to polskieradio.pl. So far, Warsaw has transferred 7 billion zlotys of
The United States is handing over multiple rocket launchers to Ukraine
The United States has begun supplying multiple rocket launchers (MLRS) to Ukraine, and is working with NATO allies to provide Ukraine with more such systems. This was stated by US State Department spokeswoman Victoria Nuland in an interview with Euro
A new batch of equipment from France has arrived in Ukraine
The second batch of fire and rescue equipment has already arrived in Ukraine from France - reports abcd24.net with reference to the Мілітарний. French Ambassador to Ukraine Etienne de Poncins wrote about this on his Twitter. "Solidarity between Franc
UK to bolster defensive aid to Ukraine with new £100m package
The new support will include more anti-tank missiles and air defence systems, as well as loitering munitions and non-lethal aid like helmets, body armour and night vision goggles. The UK will provide a further package of military aid to Ukraine, the
$4 million worth of equipment for recording war crimes has been transferred to Ukraine
Benish GPS, one of the leaders in the IoT technology market, together with Axon, an American company engaged in the production of high-tech security equipment, handed over to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine special equipment (chest video
Link-Belt Launches 355 X4S, its Largest Excavator with Minimum Swing
Built on the foundation provided by the X4 Series, Link-Belt has taken the wraps off the largest minimum swing excavator in the company lineup – the new 355 X4S. Weighing roughly 78,709 pounds, the 355 X4S offers the power of a large machine at a low
Deere Unveils 904 P-Tier Wheel Loader at World of Asphalt
Note: This story was updated March 29 with more details about the 904 P-Tier. John Deere launched its 904 P-Tier wheel loader under its new naming system at World of Asphalt this week with the intent of expanding the naming to most of its L Series lo
ROME — Italy has hiked defense spending again as it showers cash on the Tempest fighter program in 2022 and radically upgrades its forecast for its total spending on the sixth-generation program.
WARSAW, Poland — Latvia has sent a letter of request to buy an undisclosed number of High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems from the United States, with the potential acquisition to be carried out as a joint initiative of the three Baltic states, which also include neighboring Estonia and Lithuania.
STUTTGART, Germany — The European Union revealed last week the awardees of its first batch of European Defence Fund (EDF)-supported projects, reflecting a cumulative €1.2 billion (U.S. $1.23 billion) going to 61 defense research and development projects.
WASHINGTON — NATO officials at the Madrid summit revived a Cold War-era concept of spelling out which alliance countries are responsible for securing specific, vulnerable European members situated closer to Russia.
Russia’s invasion of Ukraine could force governments with technologically advanced militaries to reevaluate their investments in areas such as robotics and artificial intelligence, creating a renaissance for spending on armor and artillery, a panel of military leaders said this week at the Eurosatory defense expo.
The United States is working with international partners to provide Ukraine with effective anti-ship missiles.
Ukraine received 22 M109 155mm tracked self-propelled howitzers from Norway.
The Defense Forces of Ukraine received another type of armored vehicles. This regards to Pinzgauer vehicles.
The UK will supply M270 multiple launch rocket systems (MLRS) and a sizable amount of M31A1 munitions to Ukraine.
The Defense Ministry of Ukraine called on Western countries to continuously supply weapons to the Armed Forces of Ukraine to counter Russia’s aggression.
KYIV, Ukraine — Britain pledged Thursday to send sophisticated medium-range rocket systems to Ukraine, joining the United States and Germany in equipping the embattled nation with advanced weapons for shooting down aircraft and knocking out artillery.
JERUSALEM — The Israeli military said Wednesday that dozens of its aircraft conducted a drill simulating airstrikes on long-range targets, a thinly veiled reference to a possible attack on regional rival Iran.
NEW DELHI — India’s Defence Ministry on Tuesday awarded a $424.4 million contract to state-run Bharat Dynamics Limited to supply locally developed Astra MK-I air-to-air missiles, paving the way to end the country’s dependence on other beyond-visual-range weapons from Russia, France and Israel.
LONDON ― America’s top general, Gen. Mark Milley, and senior Swedish officials will open a major multinational exercise from Stockholm this Saturday as the Baltic Sea takes on a pivotal role in NATO’s northern defense calculus.
WASHINGTON — There is a lot to be learned from the war raging in Ukraine, including the value of secure communications and the hazards posed by indiscriminate cell phone use on the battlefield, the U.S. Army’s top civilian said.