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Eviction from military housing legal, but dumping of furniture not authorised...

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Evictions of people said to be illegally occupying military housing at the Army Support Base (ASB) Eastern Cape were authorised but the...

Britain sends new military training mission to Tunisia to counter IS

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Britain has sent 40 military personnel to Tunisia to provide training aimed at helping the North African country prevent the spread of...

Six killed in east Libya military helicopter crash

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Six people were killed when a military helicopter operated by armed forces loyal to Libya's eastern government crashed late on Monday, a...

Reserves make their mark in international military skills competition

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The part-timers of the Reserve Force made the entire South African military family proud with their achievements during the annual international military...

US commits to more military aid for Nigeria

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US Secretary of State John Kerry made "very strong commitments" on ways to ramp up military assistance to help Nigeria defeat the...

Military outsourcing offers savings, expertise

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The core responsibilities of militaries all over the world include protecting civilians, rescue work during natural disasters and securing borders. But these...

Zimbabwe fails to pay military on time for second month running

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Zimbabwe has failed to pay the army on time for the second straight month, military sources said on Friday, underscoring the precarious...

Women military veterans now have their own association

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South Africa's female military veterans have organised an association to pursue and promote, among others, economic empowerment. Sally Dlamini of the MK Military...

US military veterans coming to help in the fight against rhino...

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A group of American military veterans plans to train rangers at private wildlife farms and reserves in South Africa where rhino poachers...

Bashir replaces military chief of staff

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Sudanese President Omar Hassan al-Bashir replaced the head of his joint chiefs of staff on Tuesday with a loyal general who has...

Nigeria’s state oil company to receive military help to curb oil...

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Nigerian troops will provide security for the state oil company's pipelines in a bid to prevent the theft of oil, the presidency...

Medal parades for veterans cost R46 million

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Three medal parades last year for MK veterans, where 540 old soldiers were honoured for their service, cost the Department of Military...

New military veterans organisation has R300 million to disburse

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The six-strong executive of the newly formed SA National Military Veterans association (SANMVA) will oversee the allocation of R300 million worth of...

Next roll-out of veterans healthcare cards to start tomorrow

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As from tomorrow the Department of Military Veterans (DMV) will start issuing medical health cards to 4 800 veterans. The latest roll-out of...

Major upgrade underway at 2 Military Hospital

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With upgrade and refurbishment work completed on two of the SA National Defence Force's (SANDF) major medical assets, work at the third...

Guptagate proceedings to continue in Military Court next week

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Only one of the original three SA Air Force (SAAF) officers put on "special leave" following Guptagate is facing charges in connection...

US Army looking to contractors for African operations

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US Army Africa Command (Africom) wants private contractors to move military equipment and supplies from the US to Egypt and 55 other...

Third military court appearance for Guptagate officers in October

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Another brief chapter in the saga of "l'affaire Guptagate" has played itself out in the Thaba Tshwane Military Court with the next...

Guptagate moves to Military Court

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Four months after major violations of airspace and base standing regulations at AFB Waterkloof, the SA National Defence Force's (SANDF's) extended investigations...

defenceWeb flies high aboard the A400M

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defenceWeb is proud to be amongst the first South African media companies to have flown aboard the Airbus Military A400M heavy transport...

Airbus Military, EADS North America deliver HC 144A Maintenance Training Unit...

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The US Coast Guard Aviation Logistics Center has purchased the prototype CN235 aircraft and plans to transform it into an HC-144A maintenance...

Airbus Military, EADS North America deliver HC 144A Maintenance Training Unit...

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The US Coast Guard Aviation Logistics Center has purchased the prototype CN235 aircraft and plans to transform it into an HC-144A maintenance...

Airbus Military, EADS North America deliver HC 144A Maintenance Training Unit...

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The US Coast Guard Aviation Logistics Center has purchased the prototype CN235 aircraft and plans to transform it into an HC-144A maintenance...

defenceWeb launches African Military profiles

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defenceWeb is proud to announce the launch of a new portal providing detailed insight into militaries on the African continent. Our African...

International military spending drops slightly

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World military expenditure totalled US$1,75 trillion in 2012, a fall of half a percent in real terms since 2011, according to figures...

More veterans to receive health benefits

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Another step on the road to providing social and other services to South Africa's military veterans comes with the continuation of the...

Cassidian delivers 100th Eurofighter to the German Air Force

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Cassidian handed over the 100th Eurofighter to the German Air Force today, at the Military Air Systems Centre in Manching. The anniversary...

Ten years ago: the first series production Eurofighter takes off on...

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Ten years ago, the world's first series production Eurofighter took off on its first flight from Cassidian's Military Air Systems Centre in...

MILITARY FREE FALL – CHUTE SYSTEMS

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INTRODUCTION "The act of parachuting, which involves throwing oneself into space is not a natural act. The parachute is a means of transport...

Chute Systems – Quality military training & tactical gear manufacturers

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Chute Systems is an independent outsourced military specialist training service provider. The company aims to offer an innovative and differentiated specialised training...

Sudan military says overran key rebel base

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Sudan's military said it overran a key rebel base in the South Kordofan border state the latest push by government forces to...

Egypt must wait longer for landmark poll results

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Egypt's ruling military painted a dire picture of the economy as election officials delayed releasing results of a landmark parliamentary poll that...

Analysis – Egypt army may seek “blank cheque” with poll

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In a battle with the street for control of Egypt, the ruling military council has threatened to deploy a new weapon which...

Afghans tentatively seek a voice after 30 years of conflict

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After three decades of occupation, civil war, Taliban rule and a NATO-led military campaign, ordinary Afghans remain powerless and without a unified...

UN nuclear report puts Iran “mystery man” in spotlight

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The shadowy military man believed to be at the heart of Iran's disputed atomic activities likely lives under tight security and in...

Obama plows on with plans to end Iraq, Afghan wars

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American soldiers in Iraq are packing up military gear and shutting down bases as the United States races to remove all but...

Kenya warns of attacks on 10 Somali towns

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Kenya's military warned the residents of 10 towns in Somalia including the port city of Kismayu, Baidoa and Afgoye near the capital...

China says its military contributes to peace, security in Africa

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China's defence ministry has said it helps bring security and peace to the African continent, as its military contributes to African peacekeeping...

US talks up Pakistan role in Afghan peace talks

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After years of demanding Pakistan crack down on militants in a lawless tribal area on its border with Afghanistan, the United States...

Nigeria arrests 46 oil thieves, seizes ship

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Nigeria's military said they had detained a small oil tanker and arrested 46 people trying to ship illegally refined oil products, pursuing...

Arab League stops short of suspending Syria

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Arab foreign ministers stopped short of suspending Syria from their regional organisation over its military crackdown on dissent, instead urging the government...

Russia feeds arms addiction as soft power fails

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Two decades after the collapse of the Soviet Union, Russia's failure to cultivate power on the global stage using trade and diplomacy...

China’s military buildup – How far along is it?

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China's faster-than-expected military buildup has alarmed the United States and its Asian allies and could help the Pentagon gird against deeper defence...

UK says helping track missiles missing in Libya

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British military experts have helped disarm a number of surface-to-air-missiles in Libya previously held by the former regime, said British Defence Secretary...

Parliamentary Question: DoDMV: Total costs

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Mr D J Maynier (DA) to ask the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans: What (a) were the total costs and; (b) the breakdown...

Parliamentary Question: DoDMV: Air Force members

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Mr SJ Masango (DA) to ask the Minister of Defence and Military Veterans:: 1.Whether it is standard procedure for all military Air Force...

Egypt parties to review army vote concessions

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Egyptian political parties, seeking to keep former allies of deposed President Hosni Mubarak out of parliament, meet to review concessions on election...

Egypt parties to review army vote concessions

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Egyptian political parties, seeking to keep former allies of deposed President Hosni Mubarak out of parliament, meet to review concessions on election...

Egypt probes detainee abuse after footage shown online

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Egypt's military prosecutors launched an investigation into a case of abuse of detainees at a police station north of Cairo after footage...

Pakistan army shelling Afghan border areas: officials

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Pakistan's military has fired hundreds of mortars and rockets into border provinces in neighbouring Afghanistan, killing at least one civilian, destroying homes...