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Australia enhances Ukraine military aid with $100M boost amidst ongoing conflict

Australia enhances Ukraine military aid with $100M boost amidst ongoing conflict

In a significant move, Australia has announced an additional $100 million in military aid to Ukraine, reinforcing its support against Russia's continued aggression. Australian…

29. 04. 2024
Houthi rebels escalate conflict with downing of US MQ-9 Reaper drone

Houthi rebels escalate conflict with downing of US MQ-9 Reaper drone

On a recent Thursday, Yemen's Houthi rebels claimed responsibility for shooting down a US MQ-9 Reaper drone over Saada province, a stronghold of their control. The rebels…

28. 04. 2024
Russian paratrooper BMD-2 and BRT-D vehicles overhauled and modernised

Russian paratrooper BMD-2 and BRT-D vehicles overhauled and modernised

Russian defence holding company Rostezh has announced the handover of another batch of BMD-2 Infantry Fighting Vehicles (IFV) and BRT-D Armoured Personnel Carriers (APC) to the VDV…

27. 04. 2024
Securing the skies: The Air Force's new $13 Billion "Doomsday" aircraft

Securing the skies: The Air Force's new $13 Billion "Doomsday" aircraft

In a significant development for U.S. military aviation and national security, the Air Force has awarded Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) a monumental $13 billion contract to engineer…

26. 04. 2024
The long road to recognition: Earl Meyer and the Battle for a Purple Heart

The long road to recognition: Earl Meyer and the Battle for a Purple Heart

After a lengthy 73 years, Earl Meyer, a 96-year-old Korean War veteran from St. Peter, Minnesota, will finally receive the Purple Heart medal, an honor awarded to U.S…

25. 04. 2024
Turreted mortars for the British Army – solutions may be provided by Finland, Israel or Poland

Turreted mortars for the British Army – solutions may be provided by Finland, Israel or Poland

British Army representatives have provided information on plans to procure a 120mm calibre turreted mortar system that would be mounted on ARTEC Boxer wheeled armoured…

24. 04. 2024
China's H-20 stealth bomber falls short in comparison to U.S. counterpart

China's H-20 stealth bomber falls short in comparison to U.S. counterpart

A U.S. intelligence official recently expressed doubts about the capabilities of China's new Xi’an H-20 stealth bomber, suggesting it is significantly inferior to American models…

23. 04. 2024
Bipartisan Victory: House approves $95 billion defense supplemental for Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan

Bipartisan Victory: House approves $95 billion defense supplemental for Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan

In a significant legislative action today, the House of Representatives approved a $95 billion defense supplemental package intended to aid Ukraine, Israel, and Taiwan…

22. 04. 2024
CSG sends letter to Senator J. D. Vance

CSG sends letter to Senator J. D. Vance

CSG Sends Letter to Senator J.D. Vance Addressing His Concerns Regarding Planned Acquisition of Vista Outdoor’s Sporting Products Business, The Kinetic Group. The letter highlights that…

21. 04. 2024
A new era of warfare: Autonomous weapon systems and the future of combat operations

A new era of warfare: Autonomous weapon systems and the future of combat operations

In today's rapidly evolving world, where technological innovation is dynamically changing the traditional paradigm, this upheaval is no more evident than in the realm of modern…

20. 04. 2024
Asian hypersonic developments

Asian hypersonic developments

Hypersonic weapons will most likely play a significant role in any future inter-state conflict. States like the United States, Russia, and China are the pioneers and champions…

19. 04. 2024
Iran's attempted sneak attack did not surprise Israel or its allies. Jerusalem is now considering a response

Iran's attempted sneak attack did not surprise Israel or its allies. Jerusalem is now considering a response

An underestimation of Israeli and Western preparations, a demonstration of inadequate technology, or an unintended display of its own incompetence - that is how analysts…

18. 04. 2024