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Taliban Flies with Black Hawk
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Taliban Flies with Black Hawk

The Taliban has access to $85 billion worth of US weapons, Republican congressman and former US Navy reservist Jim Banks said.

The US Leaves the Middle East while Russia fills the Vacuum
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The US Leaves the Middle East while Russia fills the Vacuum

At the International Military-Technical Forum (ARMY 2021), the deputy defence ministers of Russia and Saudi Arabia signed a new agreement on military

Pakistan Spells out “TRNC”s Name
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Pakistan Spells out “TRNC”s Name

Pakistan Embassy in Ankara stated from its official social media account that “Embassy’s Consular Team will be undertaking a 3 days visit to Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus from 11-13 July 2021. “

Exercise Sea Breeze Begins in The Black Sea
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Exercise Sea Breeze Begins in The Black Sea

US Navy Europe and the Ukrainian navy kicked off Sea Breeze 2021 in the Black Sea with the largest number of participants in the exercise’s 21 iterations.

Navies’ Video Wars
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Navies’ Video Wars

Russian Navy Black Sea Fleet opened fire on the Royal Navy’s HMS Defender Destroyer while the United Kingdom denied that they were under attack.

Russia opened warning fire to Royal Navy destroyer in the Black Sea
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Russia opened warning fire to Royal Navy destroyer in the Black Sea

The Russian Black Sea Fleet carried out a warning fire towards the Royal Navy HMS Defender.

US Demanded written commitment on S-400 ahead of NATO Summit
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US Demanded written commitment on S-400 ahead of NATO Summit

According to Greece based SKAI TV, the United States has asked Turkey to officially confirm that it has not activated the Russian S-400 Air Defence systems.

Greece Hold ORION-21 military exercise with four participants
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Greece Hold ORION-21 military exercise with four participants

Greece held a five-day multinational exercise “Orion-21” with Special Forces Units from Greece, the USA, Israel, Greek Cyprus and Serbia.

Tension Arises on Taiwan
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Tension Arises on Taiwan

China accused the United States on Wednesday of threatening the peace and stability of the Taiwan Strait.

US New Strategic Partner: Ukraine
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US New Strategic Partner: Ukraine

The Biden government declares relations with Ukraine as strategic partners.

F-35 "Parade" in front of S-400 Triumf Radars
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F-35 "Parade" in front of S-400 Triumf Radars

Italian Air Force F-35A fighter jets flew to Estonia to start their service as part of NATO’s Air Policing mission to “Secure the Skies”.

Turkey to re-establish Ties with Saudi Arabia and Egypt
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Turkey to re-establish Ties with Saudi Arabia and Egypt

Kalın said talks between Egypt and Turkey to start next week, adding that both countries’ Intelligence chiefs and foreign ministers have been in contact.

Russia Orders Troops Back After Massive Drills in Crimea
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Russia Orders Troops Back After Massive Drills in Crimea

According to The Associated Press, Russia’s defence minister ordered troops back to their permanent bases following massive drills in Crimea.

Libya and Egypt to Launch a Maritime Line
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Libya and Egypt to Launch a Maritime Line

Two countries signed a Memorandum of Understanding in energy, communication and labour fields.