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Turkey Prepares to lead NATO in East Mediterranean Sea
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

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
Regional / Strategy

NATO Agrees on Russian Threat

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

Ulaq Meets NATO
Navy / Maritime Unmanned Systems

Ulaq Meets NATO

Ares Shipyard and Meteksan Defence will attend NATO’s NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative (MUS) in Germany with their co-product ULAQ.

U.S. Made No Financing Offers to Turkey on F-16 Jets
Air Bilateral Relations

U.S. Made No Financing Offers to Turkey on F-16 Jets

The U.S. denied President Erdogan's comment that Washington had made an offer to sell F-16 fighter jets but added that it had not made Turkey a financing.

Pakistan Inducts New Air Defence System HQ-9
Air Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations

Pakistan Inducts New Air Defence System HQ-9

Pakistan's armed forces' media wing stated that China's new air defence system was commissioned into operation in Karachi on October 14.

Poland may Acquire new Weapon Systems from Turkey
Bilateral Relations

Poland may Acquire new Weapon Systems from Turkey

Defence Minister of Poland, Mariusz Blaszczak, stated that his country might visit Turkey to acquire new weapon systems.

UK Might be on UCAV Queue
Bilateral Relations

UK Might be on UCAV Queue

Speaking to CNN TÜRK, Industry and Technology Minister Mustafa Varank said that the UK is closely interested in Turkish UCAVs. Varank’s words indicates Bayraktar’s TB2 UAVs.

U.S. and Greece renew defence deal to advance stability in Eastern Mediterranean
Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

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).

Turkey Expects to Receive US Approval for F-16 Sale
Air Bilateral Relations

Turkey Expects to Receive US Approval for F-16 Sale

Turkey expects the Biden administration to respond positively to its request to modernise its F-16 aircraft despite opposition from Armenia and Greece.

Turkmenistan Exhibited its Bayraktar TB2 UCAV
Air Unmanned Systems

Turkmenistan Exhibited its Bayraktar TB2 UCAV

Turkmenistan exhibited its Turkish Baykar made TB2 UCAV at military parade due to its independence day.

Erdogan Says Turkey to Buy More S-400, US Warns with CAATSA
Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

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.

NATO Observed Submarine Rescue Operation at TCG Alemdar
Navy / Maritime Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software Interview / Exclusive File

NATO Observed Submarine Rescue Operation at TCG Alemdar

Commander Gennaro Vitagliano, the Branch Head of the ISMERLO observed NATO's Dynamic Monarch Drill from TCG Alemdar MOSHIP and told his views to TurDef.

Turkish F-16s scramble Russian Su-24
Air Regional / Strategy

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.

New Air Defence System to Kabul
Country Homeland Security

New Air Defence System to Kabul

Afghan authorities said they had installed an anti-missile system at Kabul airport to counter incoming rockets.