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Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

Qatar-Turkey military ties reviewed

HE the Chief of Staff of Qatar Armed Forces, Lieutenant General (Pilot) Ghanem bin Shaheen al-Ghanem on Tuesday met the Commander of the Qatar-Turkey Combined Joint Force Command (QTCJFC).

North Korea fires three projectiles, South Korean military says

North Korea fires three projectiles, South Korean military says

North Korea fired three projectiles into the East Sea on Monday, South Korea's Yonhap news agency reported, citing the Joint Chiefs of Staff (JCS) of Seoul's military.

Chief of Staff meets military official at SHAPE

Chief of Staff meets military official at SHAPE

HE the Chief of Staff of the Qatar Armed Forces Major General (Pilot) Ghanim bin Shaheen al-Ghanim on Monday met Rear Admiral Bulent Turan, the Deputy Chief of Staff at the Military Partnership Directorate ...

Russia expels Japanese journalist in military espionage row: RIA

Russia expels Japanese journalist in military espionage row: RIA

Russia said on Monday it expelled a Japanese journalist last month for trying to obtain secret information related to military capabilities in the Russian Far East, the RIA news agency reported.

Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

Women grab limelight at India's Republic Day pageantry

Huge crowds gathered for India's Republic Day parade Sunday, with women taking centre-stage at the annual pomp-filled spectacle of military might featuring army tanks, horses and camels.

Taliban claim attack that killed US soldier in Afghanistan

Taliban claim attack that killed US soldier in Afghanistan

The Taliban claimed responsibility Monday for an attack on an American convoy that killed one US soldier and, according to the insurgents, wounded several more.

Chile military plane disappears with 38 aboard: Air Force

Chile military plane disappears with 38 aboard: Air Force

A Chilean military plane with 38 people aboard ‘lost radio communication’ Monday after taking off from the south of the country for a base in Antarctica, Chile's Air Force said.

South Korea, Japan seek summit after intel pact thaw

South Korea, Japan seek summit after intel pact thaw

Japan and South Korean foreign ministers agreed Saturday to arrange a summit between their leaders next month, seeking to build on a lowering of tensions after Seoul stuck to a key military pact.

Bolivia opposition figure calls on military in election crisis

Bolivia opposition figure calls on military in election crisis

Tension rose in Bolivia's election crisis on Sunday after an opposition figure called on the military to take ‘the side of the people’ and vowed to oust leftist President Evo Morales.

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks

North Korea fires ballistic missile ahead of nuclear talks

North Korea fired what appeared to be a submarine-launched ballistic missile, Seoul said Wednesday, just days before Washington and Pyongyang were set to resume long-stalled nuclear talks.

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

Shura Council Speaker affirms Qatar's rejection of military escalation in region

HE the Speaker of the Shura Council Ahmed bin Abdullah bin Zaid al-Mahmoud expressed Qatar's concern over the current tension in the Gulf region, affirming Qatar's rejection of any military escalation in the region ...

Russian military base blast kills two, causes radiation spike

Russian military base blast kills two, causes radiation spike

Two people died in an explosion at a military base in the Russian far north Thursday that caused a brief spike in radiation, the second accident to hit the country's facilities in a week.