Author: Lucas Kingsley

Houthi rebels claim downing of second US drone amid Yemen conflict and regional tensions

Houthi rebels claim downing of second US drone amid Yemen conflict and regional tensions

In a stark escalation of ongoing hostilities in Yemen, Iran-backed Houthi rebels have claimed responsibility for shooting down a second American drone within a week. The U.S…

21. 05. 2024
Russia's dismissal of Sergei Shoigu: Strategic implications and underlying reasons

Russia's dismissal of Sergei Shoigu: Strategic implications and underlying reasons

On May 12, Moscow announced a significant yet somewhat anticipated decision: the dismissal of Sergei Shoigu, Russia's long-time Defense Minister. On May 14, Andrei Belousov…

15. 05. 2024
Estonian volunteers and rapid response training: Insights from Ukraine

Estonian volunteers and rapid response training: Insights from Ukraine

In the chilly expanse of the TAPA ARMY BASE in Estonia, roughly 90 miles west of the Russian border, the Estonian Scout Battalion is undergoing an intense…

09. 05. 2024
May 8th 1945: The day World War II ended in Europe - celebrating V-E Day

May 8th 1945: The day World War II ended in Europe - celebrating V-E Day

On May 8, 1945, a profound sense of relief and jubilant celebration swept across Europe as Nazi Germany unconditionally surrendered to the Allied Forces, marking the end…

08. 05. 2024
Russian electronic warfare challenges US Precision-Guided weapons in Ukraine

Russian electronic warfare challenges US Precision-Guided weapons in Ukraine

In the ongoing conflict between Ukraine and Russia, the battleground has expanded beyond physical warfare into the realm of electronic combat. Recent reports reveal a concerning trend:…

07. 05. 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
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
Lithuania partners with Rheinmetall to build 155mm ammunition plant

Lithuania partners with Rheinmetall to build 155mm ammunition plant

In a significant move to strengthen its military capabilities and support Ukraine, Lithuania has teamed up with German defense manufacturer Rheinmetall to construct a 155mm…

16. 04. 2024
Iran attacks Israel

Iran attacks Israel

On April 14, 2024, a significant escalation in Middle Eastern tensions occurred when Iran launched a direct attack on Israel, firing hundreds of drones and missiles. This…

14. 04. 2024
Iran's detainment of vessel linked to Israel sparks international tensions

Iran's detainment of vessel linked to Israel sparks international tensions

On a tense Saturday morning, the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) took bold action by seizing the container ship MSC Aries in the strategic waters of the Gulf…

13. 04. 2024
Tragic outcome at Boot Camp: Unveiling the circumstances surrounding a Marine recruit's death

Tragic outcome at Boot Camp: Unveiling the circumstances surrounding a Marine recruit's death

In a sorrowful incident at the Marine Corps Recruit Depot Parris Island, South Carolina, a Marine recruit's journey ended in tragedy during a physical fitness test…

07. 04. 2024
Norway's historic defense plan: Doubling military spending with a focus on frigates and subs

Norway's historic defense plan: Doubling military spending with a focus on frigates and subs

Norway is on the brink of a significant shift in its defense strategy, as announced by Prime Minister Jonas Gahr Støre. The country plans to double its military…

05. 04. 2024