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ASELSAN’S NHS Discovered During Patent Application
Weapon / Missile

ASELSAN’S NHS Discovered During Patent Application

Render images of ASELSAN’S Pantsir-alike defence system state that Turkiye will produce a point air defence system.

Transfer of F-16s to Ukraine is Impossible Without US Approval
Air

Transfer of F-16s to Ukraine is Impossible Without US Approval

It is not possible to transfer F-16 fighter jets by user countries to Ukraine without permission from the United States.

Retired USAF Officer Advises Ukraine to Hire Fighter Jets and Pilots from the US
Air Country Defence Politics

Retired USAF Officer Advises Ukraine to Hire Fighter Jets and Pilots from the US

A retired US Air Force (USAF) officer suggested that Ukraine hire fighter jets and pilots from the United States.

Invisible Ties in the Congress Between F-16 sale and Sweden's, Finland's admission to NATO
Air Bilateral Relations Regional / Strategy

Invisible Ties in the Congress Between F-16 sale and Sweden's, Finland's admission to NATO

US Ambassador to Turkiye Jeffry Flake made statements about the sale of the F-16 and Sweden and Finland's membership step in NATO.

UK Sends Challenger 2 MBTs to Ukraine
Land Bilateral Relations

UK Sends Challenger 2 MBTs to Ukraine

British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has confirmed that the UK will send Challenger 2 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) to Ukraine to bolster the country's war effort.

More and more Iranian Drones with U.S. Component
Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

More and more Iranian Drones with U.S. Component

One of the Iranian-made drones that crashed in an attack on Ukraine was found to contain components made in the United States.

Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye
Air

Turkish A400Ms Trapped in Kyiv Returns Turkiye

Turkish Air Force A400M was seen en route to Turkiye in open flight tracking sources. After delivering Turkish supplies, the aircraft was trapped in Kyiv.

France and Italy to Provide SAMP/T Air Defence System to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile

France and Italy to Provide SAMP/T Air Defence System to Ukraine

According to the French Ambassador to Ukraine, France and Italy will provide Ukraine with a modern SAMP/T mobile anti-aircraft defence weapon.

US to Send Patriots to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile Bilateral Relations

US to Send Patriots to Ukraine

The U.S. plans to send a Patriot missile defence system to Ukraine as the Pentagon’s plan requires the approval of Defence Secretary Lloyd Austin.

US Army ready to buy Russian-made AK-74 assault rifle
Ammunition Weapon / Missile

US Army ready to buy Russian-made AK-74 assault rifle

The US Army will acquire AK-74 5.45 x 39 mm assault rifles to keep various small foreign-made weapons for use by their special forces.

Drone Sanctions from EU to Iran
Defence Politics Unmanned Systems

Drone Sanctions from EU to Iran

Unmanned aerial systems play an important role in battles in Ukraine. Invaders and defenders constantly use different kinds of drones for reconnaissance, surveillance and also attack purposes.

Motor Sich’s Owner Detained due to Relations with Russia
Engine and Transmission Homeland Security

Motor Sich’s Owner Detained due to Relations with Russia

The Ukrainian intelligence agency SBU detained Vyacheslav Boguslaev, CEO and one of the main shareholders of plane and helicopter engine giant Motor Sich.

Reznikov:  Turkiye did not Sell Body Armour to Russia
Bilateral Relations

Reznikov: Turkiye did not Sell Body Armour to Russia

Ukraine’s Defence Minister, Oleksii Reznikov, said that Russia attempted to order 200,000 bulletproof vests and 500,000 sets of winter clothing through third countries but was rebuffed by Turkiye.

US is Reluctant to Asses Ukraine's NATO Application
Regional / Strategy

US is Reluctant to Asses Ukraine's NATO Application

U.S. believes Ukraine's NATO application "should be taken up at a different time," White House National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan said in response to Kyiv.