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Pulsar Guardian is a new, state-of-the art facility built by Lockheed Martin in Colorado Springs that lets the Air Force and others simulate, test and train...

Rheinmetall is pleased to confirm the Lynx KF41 Infantry Fighting Vehicle (IFV) has been selected by the Commonwealth of Australia to compete in the Risk Mitigation...

The Boeing KC-46 team on Friday began assembling Japan’s first next-generation tanker, loading a 82.4-foot (25 meters) long wing spar in the company’s 767...

Iranian authorities have detained 11 people aboard an oil tanker seized off the shores of the country’s southern Hormozgan province for alleged fuel smuggling,...

At least 24 people were killed in Afghanistan in a Taliban-claimed bomb attack on a campaign rally by President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday, local media reported....

Syria’s foreign ministry claimed in a letter to the UN late on Sunday that the Kurdish-led, multi-ethnic Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) are operating...

A lecture by Ambassador Andrew Jacovides at the Rhodes Academy of Oceans Law and Policy, in Rhodes, two months ago highlights the aspects of international law...

Ex-NSA contractor and whistleblower Edward Snowden said he could return to the United States and face trial if he was assured that the jury could see the classified...

In a major setback for India’s unmanned warfare programme, the unmanned aerial vehicle Rustom-II crashed during an experimental flight trial on Tuesday in...

A ‘military scenario’ is possible after attacks on Saudi Arabia’s oil facilities but hopefully the issue will be resolved peacefully, the...