S. Korea holds naval drills in Yellow Sea as crisis escalates

The South Korean Navy on Thursday started large-scale anti-submarine drills in the Yellow Sea as part of measures to counter any further attacks by North Korea.

// May. 28, 2010 - 09:56 GMT


Russian military says troops not on high alert in response to Korean crisis

Troops in the Russian Far East have not been put on high alert following the brewing crisis between North and South Korea, several military officials said on Wednesday

// May. 26, 2010 - 12:45 GMT


UPDATE: Russia sends its mightiest warships for drills in Far East

Flagships of three Russian fleets have united in Russia's Far East for the upcoming large-scale naval exercises, a Pacific Fleet spokesman said on Wednesday

// May. 26, 2010 - 11:40 GMT


Flagship of Black Sea fleet arrives in Far East for drills

Тhe flagship of the Black Sea fleet, the Moskva missile cruiser, arrived to Vladivostok on Wednesday to take part in large-scale military exercises in the Sea of Japan.

// May. 26, 2010 - 08:11 GMT


Russia plans to resume Tu-142 search in Far East

// May. 25, 2010 - 15:02 GMT


Russia to start licensed production of foreign military equipment

Russia will launch in July the licensed production of thermal imagers developed by a French firm as part of efforts to gain access to advanced foreign technologies, a Russian daily said on Friday

// May. 21, 2010 - 13:10 GMT


Moscow Military District dumps all obsolete weaponry - commander

All old weapons and military equipment have been removed from the Moscow Military District as part of Russia's transition to a “new-look” Armed Forces, the district commander said

// May. 01, 2010 - 14:40 GMT


Drills in Far East to involve warships of three Russian fleets

Warships of three Russian fleets will meet in the Sea of Japan during large-scale military exercises in the Far East.

// Apr. 23, 2010 - 07:20 GMT


Large-scale military exhibition opens in Malaysia

A large-scale international exhibition of arms and military equipment, Defence Services Asia (DSA)-2010, opened on Monday in Malaysia's capital, Kuala Lumpur, bringing together arms producers and suppliers from all over the world.

// Apr. 19, 2010 - 10:19 GMT


Medvedev ready to submit arms reduction pact to parliament in early May

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev said Tuesday he is ready to submit the new arms reduction treaty to parliament for ratification in the beginning of May should his counterpart Barack Obama do the same in the United States.

// Apr. 14, 2010 - 09:09 GMT