Russia says it has started the production of a batch of S-400 missile defense systems for India under a deal the two countries reached two years ago, despite threats of sanctions made by the United States against New Delhi over the purchase of the advanced Russian systems.
Hamas promises an integrated defense by the group and all its fellow resistance factions against all instances of Israeli aggression amid ramped-up military operations by Tel Aviv that have followed the regime’s assassination of a senior resistance commander.
Iranian Defense Minister Brigadier General Amir Hatami shrugged off the US government’s recent sanctions against the Iranian Armed Forces’ General Staff and some high-ranking military officials and said the move would have no negative effect on the forces.
The German armed forces Budeswehr and police participated in the massive anti-terrorism exercise BWTEX (Baden-Wuerttemberg Terrorism Defense Exercise) at the Heuberg Training Area in Stetten am kalten Markt, in the south of Germany, on Saturday.
Japan’s military has asked for an eighth straight annual increase in defense spending to help pay for US-made interceptor missiles, stealth fighters, and other equipment it wants to counter threats from its neighbors.
Iranian Ambassador to London Hamid Baeidinejad said the country will take legal action against a British court ruling on a series of defense deals signed between the two countries before the 1979 Islamic Revolution.