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Turkey to Face US Sanctions Over Russian Defense System

The US has sanctioned Turkey on Monday following its procurement and testing of the Russian S-400 surface-to-air missile system.The US has sanctioned Turkey on...

Iran Sends Weapons and Troops to Venezuela

Iran is supporting the Venezuelan regime of socialist dictator Nicolas Maduro with troops and weapons, bolstering suspicions that Tehran and Caracas are developing stronger...

US Air Force Conducts Mock Supersonic Nuclear Test

A US Air Force F-35 jet conducted a successful test drop of a mock nuclear bomb while breaking the sound barrier.A US Air Force...

Russia Carries Out Test of Anti-Ballistic Missile

Russia announced that it has successfully tested its modernized anti-ballistic missile system (ABM) in Kazakhstan. Russia announced that it has successfully tested its modernized...

Germany Says Turkey interfered in Inspecting Ship Suspected in Smuggled Weapons to Libya

Turkey has prevented German forces from carrying out a full investigation on a Turkish cargo ship that they have suspected of taking weapons to...

French NGOs Call for Parliament Control over Arms Sales and Exports

Humanitarian and human rights non-governmental organizations, call for transparency and parliament control over French arms sales, on Monday. Humanitarian and human rights non-governmental organizations,...

Colombian Government Requests More Time to Complete Landmines’ Removal

Colombia’s High Peace Commissioner’s office announced on Tuesday morning that the Colombian government has formally requested a five-year extension under the Ottawa Treaty for...

Trump Administration Approves $23bn Advanced Arms Sale to UAE

The Trump administration has approved the sale of more than $23bn in advanced weapon systems, which included armed drones and F-35 fighter jets to...

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