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Finland’s President Niinisto Warns Europe About Nuclear War
Defence Politics

Finland’s President Niinisto Warns Europe About Nuclear War

President Sauli Niinisto of Finland says the Russian invasion of Ukraine was “a wake-up call” for Europe and NATO.

The U.S. Supplies AIM-9M to Ukraine
Engine and Transmission Bilateral Relations

The U.S. Supplies AIM-9M to Ukraine

The U.S. will send AIM-9M Sidewinder short-range air-to-air missiles to the Ukrainian Air Force. These missiles are known for their performance at dogfight.

Zelensky: Ukraine has a missile with 700 km range
Weapon / Missile

Zelensky: Ukraine has a missile with 700 km range

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky stated they have a new missile with a 700 km range.

U.S. Approves; Norway Sells F-16s to Romania
Bilateral Relations Air

U.S. Approves; Norway Sells F-16s to Romania

Following U.S. approval, Norway sold 32 F-16 fighter jets to Romania, costing $418 million.

Ukraine might get F/A-18 Hornet from RAAF
Air Bilateral Relations

Ukraine might get F/A-18 Hornet from RAAF

Australia, the United States and Ukraine are reportedly discussing the delivery of the Australian Air Force’s F/A-18 Hornet fighters.

 At the Doorstep of NATO, Sweden Enacted New anti-terror Law
Homeland Security Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

At the Doorstep of NATO, Sweden Enacted New anti-terror Law

Last month's Swedish parliament anti-terror measure took effect. It was one of Türkiye’s primary conditions for Sweden’s NATO membership.

Ukraine Received an APR-40 122 MLRS from Croatia
Weapon / Missile

Ukraine Received an APR-40 122 MLRS from Croatia

Croatia has reportedly donated APR-40 122 mm MLRS to the Armed Forces of Ukraine to support the country against Russia.

US Asks Turkiye to Hand over S-400 to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations

US Asks Turkiye to Hand over S-400 to Ukraine

The US offered to Turkiye to send the S-400s to Ukraine. Foreign Minister Çavuşoğlu announced that Turkiye rejected the offer regarding the S-400s.

Latvia Donates Remaining Stinger Stock to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations

Latvia Donates Remaining Stinger Stock to Ukraine

Latvia confirmed that the Baltic state’s entire remaining Stinger stock would be transferred to Ukraine as quickly as possible.

Sweden Holds the Largest International Military Exercise: Aurora-23
Simulator / AI / Drill/ Software

Sweden Holds the Largest International Military Exercise: Aurora-23

The largest international military exercise in 25 years, codenamed “Aurora-23”, started in Sweden on Monday.

Canada to Deliver Confiscated Russian Aircraft to Ukraine
Air Bilateral Relations

Canada to Deliver Confiscated Russian Aircraft to Ukraine

Canada has decided to donate to Ukraine an Antonov An-124 RA-82078 transport plane that belonged to a Russian company.

Denmark Sends CAESAR SPHs to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile

Denmark Sends CAESAR SPHs to Ukraine

Denmark will send a CAESAR Self-Propelled Howitzer (SPH) to Ukraine in the next few weeks.

Finland Does Not Intend to Send F/A-18C/D Hornet to Ukraine
Air Bilateral Relations

Finland Does Not Intend to Send F/A-18C/D Hornet to Ukraine

Finnish Defence Minister Antti Samuli Kaikkonen said his country currently has no intention of sending combat aircraft to Ukraine.

Finland Becomes NATO Ally
Defence Politics Regional / Strategy

Finland Becomes NATO Ally

Finland became NATO’s newest member today (April 4 2023) upon depositing its instrument of accession to the Alliance at NATO Headquarters in Brussels.