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Defence deals at the 2021 Dubai Airshow

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The 2021 Dubai Airshow allowed many companies in the aerospace industry to spotlight their newest technology and advancements in the field of aerospace and...

Global arms sales not affected by COVID-19

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Despite the global economy contracting amid the upheaval caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the world’s top 100 arms producers increased sales slightly in 2020,...

Large scale Russian offensive possible in January, Ukraine says

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Russia has massed more than 94 000 troops near Ukraine's borders and may be gearing up for a large-scale military offensive at the end...

Attack on Ukraine would be costly, NATO warns Moscow

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Russia would pay a high price for any new military aggression against Ukraine, NATO and the United States warned on Tuesday as the Western...

SIPRI conference looks at conflict and warfare trends

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Last week over a thousand global participants convened virtually for the sixth annual Stockholm Security Conference with the theme "Battlefields of the Future: Trends...

EU to aim for rapid deployment force without US assets by 2025, document says

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The European Union is considering a joint military force of up to 5 000 troops by 2025 to intervene in a range of crises...

West at risk of conflict with Russia, Britain’s army chief says

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There is a greater risk of an accidental war breaking out between the West and Russia than at any time since the Cold War,...

China builds mockups of US Navy ships in area used for missile target practice

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China's military has built mockups in the shape of a US Navy aircraft carrier and other U.S. warships, possibly as training targets, in the...

Russian troops now number 90 000 near Ukraine border after drills, Kyiv says

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Russia has left military units near the Ukrainian border after exercises, with the number of Russian troops in the area now totalling 90 000,...

Sudanese army faces widening opposition to takeover

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The Sudanese army was facing widening opposition on Thursday to this week’s coup, with state officials in Khartoum vowing disobedience and activists mobilising for...

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SA’s top soldier right on decline upon a decline in the SANDF

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South Africa’s senior soldier – SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief – General Rudzani Maphwanya has it spot on in that the decline upon...