Turkey Leases Libyan Port to Deploy Military Base

August 17, 2023 @ 01:11 PM

Turkey has leased the port of Khoms in northwestern Libya for a period of 99 years to deploy a military base there. This was reported by

Philippines Plans Maritime Militia to Counter Aggressive Chinese Fishing Vessels

August 11, 2023 @ 11:04 AM

The Philippines is planning to deploy more aircraft and ships besides tapping reservists to counter aggressive Chinese fishing vessels within the country's exclusive economic zone (EEZ) in the West Philippine Sea (WPS). “Yes, definitely we have plans to deploy more ships and even our aircraft to secure our EEZ

China Hardens Position on Philippines Attempt to Resupply Ship Stationed Near Disputed...

August 9, 2023 @ 05:22 AM

In its attempt to buttress what it calls “national sovereignty,” Beijing said it will continue take necessary measures to cease any “provocative activities” such as Philippines effort to transport supplies to its troops in the disputed South China Sea. Wu Qian, spokesperson for the Ministry of National Defense made the remarks...

Day After Chinese 'Water Canon' Attack, Philippines Navy to Attempt Another Resupply...

August 8, 2023 @ 06:20 AM

The Philippines is set to conduct another resupply mission for Filipino troops manning the BRP Sierra Madre (LST-57) in the Ayungin Shoal, after an earlier attempt went in vain following Chinas alleged interference. The Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) said the “harassment” from the Chinese Coast Guard (CCG) and militia...

Russia, N.Korea to Strengthen Military Ties

July 25, 2023 @ 01:44 PM

Defense minister of Russia Sergei Shoigu will be visiting North Korea from July 25 to 27. Confirming the information, Russian defense ministry said a delegation led by Shoigu will arrive in the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK) on Tuesday to participate in the celebrations dedicated to the 70th anniversary of...

30 NATO Peacekeepers in Kosovo Injured during “Violent Clashes” with Ethnic-Serbians

May 30, 2023 @ 11:39 AM

The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) has announced that 30 soldiers from Kosovo Force (KFOR) have been injured during violent clashes with Ethnic-Serbians in Zvečan, Northern Kosovo. “The number of peace-keepers wounded during yesteerdays unprovoked violence in the municipality of Zvečan is 30,” as per an official

Armenia to Recognize Nagorno-Karabakh as Azeri Territory if Security of Armenians Guaranteed

May 22, 2023 @ 03:40 PM

Armenias Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan said the country is ready to recognize the Nagorno-Karabakh as part of Azerbaijan if Baku guarantees the security of its ethnic Armenian population. In mid-March, Azerbaijan presented a series of framework proposals for a peace agreement

NATO Sets up Cell to Protect Underwater Infrastructure

May 15, 2023 @ 02:29 PM

The NATO has set up a cell to protect underwater infrastructure such as pipelines and data cables from “spying” Russia, a move first suggested by Germany and Norway. “Russia has been spying in northern waters for years in the Great Belt, the Kattegat and the North Sea,” Germanys defense ministry said in a statement adding that it performs covert operations with civilian ships such as the ‘Admiral Vladimirsky, a research vessel