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Ukraine and U.S. are worried about Intelligence Reports indicating a Russian invasion of Ukraine
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Ukraine and U.S. are worried about Intelligence Reports indicating a Russian invasion of Ukraine

Ukraine’s military intelligence chief, Kyrylo Budanov, claimed that Russia is planning an invasion at the end of January or early February.

US Considers CAATSA According to the Country
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US Considers CAATSA According to the Country

US Assistant Secretary Karen Donfried stated that imposing CAATSA on India and Turkey due to the S-400 is “a lot of different pieces in the question.”

Turkey and UAE Seek “Rapprochement” in the Middle East
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Turkey and UAE Seek “Rapprochement” in the Middle East

UAE Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed al-Nahyan plans to visit President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan to end the ongoing regional rivalry in the Middle East.

Russia Delivers S-400 to India
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Russia Delivers S-400 to India

Russia has begun delivering the first S-400s to India ahead of Russian President Vladimir Putin's visit early next month.

Turkey Prepares to lead NATO in East Mediterranean Sea
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Turkey Prepares to lead NATO in East Mediterranean Sea

INVITEX DOĞU AKDENIZ 2021 began in the Eastern Mediterranean with the Turkish Navy with the participation of NATO SNMG2 and SNMCMG2.

NATO Agrees on Russian Threat
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NATO Agrees on Russian Threat

NATO defence ministers agreed on a new master plan to fight against any future Russian invasion across several fronts.

Russia cannot obstruct Ukraine’s NATO ambitions, US Secretary of Defence says
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Russia cannot obstruct Ukraine’s NATO ambitions, US Secretary of Defence says

US Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin visited Kyiv to demonstrate his country's support to Ukraine.

U.S. and Greece renew defence deal to advance stability in Eastern Mediterranean
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U.S. and Greece renew defence deal to advance stability in Eastern Mediterranean

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken and Greek Foreign Minister Nikos Dendias signed an extension of the Mutual Defence Cooperation Agreement (MDCA).

The Pacific Ocean Is Heading Towards Turbulent Times
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The Pacific Ocean Is Heading Towards Turbulent Times

While China boosted its footprint in the Pacific Ocean near Taiwan, a joint naval drill was scheduled to send a strong message to China.

Erdogan Says Turkey to Buy More S-400, US Warns with CAATSA
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Erdogan Says Turkey to Buy More S-400, US Warns with CAATSA

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Turkey still intended to buy a second batch of S-400 missile defence systems from Russia and the US statement included warnings.

Australia scraps $90 billion submarine deal for nuclear-powered ones
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Australia scraps $90 billion submarine deal for nuclear-powered ones

Australian government established a new submarine deal with UK and USA (AUKUS) and broke the one with France.

Saudi Arabia May Acquire Israeli Air Defence Systems
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Saudi Arabia May Acquire Israeli Air Defence Systems

According to “Breaking Defence “, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia has reached out to Jerusalem about the possibility of procuring Israeli-made missile defence systems.

Demir: Exporting creates better allies
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Demir: Exporting creates better allies

President of Defence Industry Demir, shared the latest developments in defence industry projects on TRT Haber live broadcast on Monday.

Turkish F-16s scramble Russian Su-24
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Turkish F-16s scramble Russian Su-24

Turkish F-16s scrambled two Russian aircraft as part of the NATO mission. Turkish Defence ministry released video footage of the mission.