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Lessons from Ukraine: Tanks Are Still Important, says UK
Land

Lessons from Ukraine: Tanks Are Still Important, says UK

British Future Soldier concept is likely to be revised following the Russian attack on Ukraine. While the UK provides military support to Ukraine, it transforms its concept. The need for tanks on the battlefield proves to the British Defence Ministry that tanks are not less important than before.

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.

Joint Production Ammunition for Ukraine
Ammunition

Joint Production Ammunition for Ukraine

Australia and France are preparing for joint production of artillery ammunition. Thousands of shells will be produced and delivered to Ukraine.

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.

Pulat APS is Combat Proven
Land Modernisation

Pulat APS is Combat Proven

Pulat Active Protection System (APS) has proven its capability in combat conditions. The information was shared during the 5th Land Systems Seminar in Ankara.

Iran Claims the UAVs were given to Russia Before the War
Bilateral Relations Unmanned Systems

Iran Claims the UAVs were given to Russia Before the War

Russia is extensively using Iran-made unmanned aerial systems in the Ukraine battlefield. Iran published information about the systems.

Gladiator Deployment to Ukraine
Weapon / Missile

Gladiator Deployment to Ukraine

Russia deployed a mobile air defence missile system to Ukraine. The step came with some question marks. According to Russian sources, the occupier force has deployed the S-300V4 (NATO Reporting Name: SA-12 Gladiator) mobile air defence system. Gladiators were developed to provide a protective umbrella for moving mechanised units. The “V4” represents the latest upgraded variant.

Russian Aircraft Engaged RAF Intelligence Plane
Air Bilateral Relations

Russian Aircraft Engaged RAF Intelligence Plane

The Russian Aerospace Forces aircraft engaged with a Royal Air Force aircraft. United Kingdom Secretary of Defence Ben Wallace announced the incident.

Does Russia Use Stolen Cameras in Orlan-10 Drones?
Unmanned Systems Sensors

Does Russia Use Stolen Cameras in Orlan-10 Drones?

Russian Orlan-10 Drones are seen on the Ukrainian battlefield with cameras potentially stolen from Sweden.

Greece Received First Batch of Marder IFV
Land Bilateral Relations

Greece Received First Batch of Marder IFV

Greece and the U.S. have realised the swap agreement for Ukraine. Greece will deliver 40 BMP-1 IFVs to Ukraine and receive a minimum of 40 Marder.

Explosions damaged Russia’s key bridge linking Crimea
Weapon / Missile Logistics

Explosions damaged Russia’s key bridge linking Crimea

The Crimean Bridge, also called Kerch Bridge, which Russia built the bridge after it annexed Crimea was partly destroyed by the explosions.

Kalashnikov Announces Record Sales in 2022
Weapon / Missile

Kalashnikov Announces Record Sales in 2022

Following seven months of the war in Ukraine, Russian firearms manufacturer Kalashnikov recorded its best sales in 20 years this year.

Sweden Lifted Arms Ban on Turkiye
Bilateral Relations

Sweden Lifted Arms Ban on Turkiye

Swedish Inspectorate of Strategic Products (ISP) announced that all arms bans for Turkiye are lifted. ISP is a government agency that works with issues related to Sweden’s defence, security or foreign policy.

Russia introduces BMR-3M Vepr Mine Ssweepers in Donbas
Land

Russia introduces BMR-3M Vepr Mine Ssweepers in Donbas

The Russian military started to use the latest BMR-3M Vepr version armoured mine clearance combat vehicle In Donbas to clear minefields.