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The Borneo Post
Defence Ministry to consider border regiment camp in Rantau PanjangPASIR MAS: The Defence Ministry will consider the proposal for a Border Regimen
The Borneo Post / Posted 3 hours ago
PASIR MAS: The Defence Ministry will consider the proposal for a Border Regiment camp to be set up in Rantau Panjang, here. Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Tun Hussein said Army Chief Datuk Seri Zulkiple Kassim would be asked to look into... Read more
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The Economic Times
Report of BrahMos sale to Vietnam incorrectin the national defence. We will forward your question to the relevant agency."
The Economic Times / Posted 4 hours ago
in the national defence. We will forward your question to the relevant agency." There was no comment available from the defence ministry on the issue. India had held talks with Vietnam for supply of the BrahMos missile. In February, while... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
JD( meeting to okay NDA return; its leaders in line to join union cabinetmay be given the railways portfolio in place of Suresh Prabhu, who may be moved
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
may be given the railways portfolio in place of Suresh Prabhu, who may be moved to another ministry, possibly defence. The defence ministry is under the charge of finance minister Arun Jaitley since March this year, when the then defence minister... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
India not selling BrahMos missile to Vietnam, says govtin the national defence. We will forward your question to the relevant agency.”
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 5 hours ago
in the national defence. We will forward your question to the relevant agency.” There was no comment available from the defence ministry on the issue. India had held talks with Vietnam for supply of the BrahMos missile. In February, while... Read more
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New Kerala
Shiv Sena says Parrikar was 'a failure' as defence minister - newkerala news #264230you lose, then go and sit at your home. You say, I will go to the Centre and be
New Kerala / Posted 6 hours ago
you lose, then go and sit at your home. You say, I will go to the Centre and be the defence minister again after losing. Is defence ministry of the country a game?" The Shiv Sena leader rued the fact that there is no full-time defence minister in... Read more
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Business Standard India
Islamic State fighters surrounded by Syrian army: ObservatoryObservatory for Human Rights. Syria's official SANA news agency also reported t
Business Standard India / Posted 8 hours ago
Observatory for Human Rights. Syria's official SANA news agency also reported that Okayrbat had been surrounded. Russia's defence ministry said the Syrian army had taken control of the last supply route for arms, ammunition and equipment in the... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Japan finds glitches in missile-alert systemA PAC3 launcher, used to intercept missiles, is deployed on the grounds of the
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 hours ago
A PAC3 launcher, used to intercept missiles, is deployed on the grounds of the Japanese Defence Ministry in central Tokyo on Friday. (EPA Photo) TOKYO: Japanese authorities on Friday tested emergency alert systems in areas in and around the possible... Read more
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Swissinfo
Top U.S. general reaffirms commitment to Japan amid North Korea tensionsbut with North Korea's military capabilities growing, Japan has been looking to
Swissinfo / Posted 10 hours ago
but with North Korea's military capabilities growing, Japan has been looking to strengthen its defences. The Japanese defence ministry wants to introduce a land-based missile defence system called "Aegis Ashore" to address North Korea's... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Russia's deadly missiles can be fired 375 miles with pinpoint accuracy from subsdeployed on warships stationed in Crimea, the peninsula annexed by Putin in 201
Daily Mirror / Posted 11 hours ago
deployed on warships stationed in Crimea, the peninsula annexed by Putin in 2014. TV Zvezda, a channel run by the Russian Defence Ministry, highlighted footage of the test firing from the Severodrinsk, a Yasen class submarine. The submarine is... Read more
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The Economic Times
Shiv Sena says Manohar Parrikar was 'a failure' as defence ministeryou lose, then go and sit at your home. You say, I will go to the Centre and be
The Economic Times / Posted 11 hours ago
you lose, then go and sit at your home. You say, I will go to the Centre and be the defence minister again after losing. Is defence ministry of the country a game?" The Shiv Sena leader rued the fact that there is no full-time defence minister in... Read more
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The Borneo Post
Top American general says attack on Japan same as on USof Staff, shakes hands with Japan’s Chief of Staff of Joint Staff Katsutoshi Ka
The Borneo Post / Posted 11 hours ago
of Staff, shakes hands with Japan’s Chief of Staff of Joint Staff Katsutoshi Kawano (R) at the start of their talks at the Defence Ministry in Tokyo. AFP photo TOKYO: The United States’ most senior military officer on Friday said North Korea... Read more
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express
Now it’s Russia’s turn: Vladimir Putin launches missile tests from submarinedeployed on warships stationed in Crimea, the peninsula annexed by Putin in 201
express / Posted 13 hours ago
deployed on warships stationed in Crimea, the peninsula annexed by Putin in 2014. TV Zvezda, a channel run by the Russian Defence Ministry, today highlighted footage of the test firing from the Severodrinsk, a Yasen class submarine. The submarine... Read more
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The Star
As U.S. debates policy, Afghan pilots fear for families' livesthe matter with the Afghan government. "That is something we are very concerne
The Star / Posted 13 hours ago
the matter with the Afghan government. "That is something we are very concerned about," Hecker said. Afghanistan's defence ministry said it was also aware of the concerns. Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said measures had been taken to... Read more
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EuroNews
As U.S. debates policy, Afghan pilots fear for families' livesthe matter with the Afghan government. “That is something we are very concerned
EuroNews / Posted 13 hours ago
the matter with the Afghan government. “That is something we are very concerned about,” Hecker said. Afghanistan’s defence ministry said it was also aware of the concerns. Ministry spokesman Dawlat Waziri said measures had been taken to... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Praying' for Parrikar's defeat as he insulted Modi: Shiv Senaless" if he loses the August 23 by-poll in Panaji assembly constituency, for he
Business Standard India / Posted 14 hours ago
less" if he loses the August 23 by-poll in Panaji assembly constituency, for he would return to the Centre and head the Defence Ministry. "The Prime Minister elevated Parrikar from Goa Chief Minister to the Defence Ministry, after he failed... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
North Korea: US, Japan step up cooperation in face of nuclear threatcommitted to deploying its most advanced capabilities to Japan,” the State Depa
Asian Correspondent / Posted 15 hours ago
committed to deploying its most advanced capabilities to Japan,” the State Department said in a statement. The Japanese Defence Ministry wants to introduce a land-based Aegis missile defence system to address North Korea’s missile threats and... Read more
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dna
Shiv Sena slams Parrikar over his alleged remark on returing to Defence Ministryshown that the post of Goa Chief Minister is near to nothing, but he also has p
dna / Posted 16 hours ago
shown that the post of Goa Chief Minister is near to nothing, but he also has portrayed that how easy it is to get into the Defence Ministry of India,? the article read. The article added that Parrikar, by making such statements, is insulting Prime... Read more
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dna
Indian Army to get six multi-role combat Apache helicopters with night-fighting featuresapproved the procurement of six US-made Apache-64E helicopters at a cost of Rs.
dna / Posted 17 hours ago
approved the procurement of six US-made Apache-64E helicopters at a cost of Rs. 4,168 crore for the Indian Army. The Defence Ministry stated, "The Indian Army would be provided with 6 Apache choppers, costing Rs 4,186 crores". The DAC,... Read more
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Eye Witness News
US, Japan step up defence cooperation to counter North Koreacommitted to deploying its most advanced capabilities to Japan,” the State Depa
Eye Witness News / Posted 18 hours ago
committed to deploying its most advanced capabilities to Japan,” the State Department said in a statement. The Japanese Defence Ministry wants to introduce a land-based Aegis missile defence system to address North Korea’s missile threats and... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Terrorist attack in Barcelona, Amit Shah sounds poll bugle: Top stories todayBoeing-manufactured helicopters and associated equipment cleared by the council
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 19 hours ago
Boeing-manufactured helicopters and associated equipment cleared by the council are expected to cost around Rs 4,168 crore, defence ministry sources said. Attack helicopters have been on the army’s wish list for several years, but the air force has... Read more
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dna
U.S., Japan step up defense cooperation to counter North Koreacommitted to deploying its most advancedcapabilities to Japan," the State Depar
dna / Posted 19 hours ago
committed to deploying its most advancedcapabilities to Japan," the State Department said in astatement. The Japanese Defence Ministry wants to introduce aland-based Aegis missile defense system to address North Korea'smissile threats and has... Read more
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The Hindu
Army to get 6 Apache choppersThe Indian Army on Thursday got a step closer to having its own dedicated fleet
The Hindu / Posted yesterday
The Indian Army on Thursday got a step closer to having its own dedicated fleet of attack helicopters, with the Defence Ministry approving the purchase of six AH-64 Apache attack helicopters from the U.S. “The Defence Acquisition Council (DAC),... Read more
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express
US and Japan align to ramp up defence measures against North Korea threattheir questionable reliability, would have to pass over Japan on their way to t
express / Posted yesterday
their questionable reliability, would have to pass over Japan on their way to the waters around Guam. On Saturday Japan's defence ministry deployed its Patriot Advanced Capability-3 (PAC-3) missile defence system to three Self Defence Forces (SDF)... Read more
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Swissinfo
U.S., Japan step up defence cooperation to counter North Koreaare the only effective avenue to resolve the peninsula issue, and that military
Swissinfo / Posted yesterday
are the only effective avenue to resolve the peninsula issue, and that military means cannot become an option," China's Defence Ministry cited Fan as saying. North Korea has in the past fired missiles and taken other steps in response to U.S.... Read more
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express
'We will reach point of NO RETURN' Russia pleads for North Korea calm amid WW3 fearsand Japanese troops. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reas
express / Posted yesterday
and Japanese troops. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision US President Donald Trump A defence ministry spokesman said: "It is the first joint exercise between the GSDF [Japan's Ground Self-Defence Force] and US... Read more
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Gulf News
India clears $650m Boeing army chopper dealgreen light to acquire six additional Apache helicopters after 22 were bought a
Gulf News / Posted yesterday
green light to acquire six additional Apache helicopters after 22 were bought as part of a $2.5 billion deal in 2015.Two defence ministry sources told journalists on the condition of anonymity that the deal was approved exclusively for the army,... Read more
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dna
Defence Ministry clears purchase of 6 Boeing Apache attack helicopters costing Rs 4,168 croreIn a major decision, the defence ministry on Thursday approved procurement of s
dna / Posted yesterday
In a major decision, the defence ministry on Thursday approved procurement of six Apache helicopters along with weapons systems from American giant Boeing at a cost of Rs 4,168 crore for the Army which will be its first fleet of attack choppers. It... Read more
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asianage
In a first, Army adds 6 Apache attack helicopters to arsenalNew Delhi: The Defence ministry cleared a long pending proposal to procure six
asianage / Posted yesterday
New Delhi: The Defence ministry cleared a long pending proposal to procure six Apache attack helicopters for the Indian Army at a cost of Rs 4,168 crore, official sources said on Thursday. The go ahead was given at a meeting of the Defence... Read more
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CTV News
Top U.S. soldier's bleak assessment: North Korea war would be 'horrific'are the only effective option" in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
CTV News / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option" in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China's defence ministry. Dunford visited South Korea earlier in the week and flies to Japan Thursday night. In Seoul, South Korean... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Six Apaches for Rs 4,168 crore: Army to get its own attack helicoptersBoeing-manufactured helicopters and associated equipment cleared by the council
Hindustantimes.com / Posted yesterday
Boeing-manufactured helicopters and associated equipment cleared by the council are expected to cost around Rs 4,168 crore, defence ministry sources said. Attack helicopters have been on the army’s wish list for several years, but the air force has... Read more
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Gazette
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Gazette / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
US says joint S.Korea war games not on the negotiating tableare the only effective avenue to resolve the peninsula issue, and that military
Bdnews24.com / Posted yesterday
are the only effective avenue to resolve the peninsula issue, and that military means cannot become an option," China's Defence Ministry cited Fan as saying. Asked to respond to the criticism that China's "dual suspension" proposal to halt the... Read more
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guardian-series
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
guardian-series / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Greenock Telegraph
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Greenock Telegraph / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Harrow Times
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Harrow Times / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Gazette News
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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This is West Country
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
This is West Country / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Bolton News
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
EveningTimes Online / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Croydon Guardian / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
This is Oxfordshire / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
West Moreland Gazette / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Oxford Mail / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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Bury Times
Top US military leader warns North Korea conflict would be ‘horrific’are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Penins
Bury Times / Posted yesterday
are the only effective option” in addressing the situation on the Korean Peninsula, according to a statement from China’s defence ministry. Kim Jong Un of North Korea made a very wise and well reasoned decision. The alternative would have been... Read more
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BBC News
North Korea crisis: War would be horrific, US general sayswho met Gen Dunford told him that military action should be ruled out and that
BBC News / Posted yesterday
who met Gen Dunford told him that military action should be ruled out and that "dialogue" was the only option, the Chinese defence ministry said. China is the North's only major ally. The US has criticised China for not doing enough to rein it in,... Read more
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International Business Times
China's military slams US for damaging trust with 'wrong' moves on Taiwan and South China Sea Commission, on Thursday (17 August) as he met US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
Commission, on Thursday (17 August) as he met US Joint Chiefs of Staff Chairman, Joseph Dunford. According to China's defence ministry, Fan voiced his displeasure to Dunford over America's interference in the regional affairs in Asia Pacific... Read more
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