Venezuelan fighter intercepts Colombian passenger flight

A Colombian passenger plane was intercepted and escorted from Venezuelan airspace by a Venezuelan fighter plane, the government in Bogota revealed Saturday.

Foreign military diplomats visit Brodosplit shipyard

A delegation of military diplomats accredited in Croatia on Thursday visited the Brodosplit shipyard where they were informed about the company's production capacity and the construction of patrol...

New defence minister says national security strategy main task

The making of a national security strategy will be the main task of the Defence Ministry in the term of the new Croatian government, Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister Damir Krsticevic...

Putin confidant denies plans for new KGB in interview

The KGB secret service is not being revived in Russia, former Kremlin chief of staff Sergey Ivanov said in an interview published Tuesday.

India and Russia sign defence deals worth billions

India and Russia signed defence and energy deals worth billions of dollars after a meeting of their leaders in the southern Indian state of Goa on Saturday.

Russian-Serbian military exercise taking place near Belgrade

A joint exercise of the Russian and Serbian air forces called BARS 2016 is taking place at the Batajnica military air base near Belgrade on October 9-15, Serbia's RTS public broadcaster said on...

Russia to send India S-400 anti-aircraft missile systems

Russia is expected to clinch a deal to provide India with S-400 long-range anti-aircraft missile systems, an aide to Russian President Vladimir Putin said Thursday.

NATO criticizes Russia for placing missile system on EU's doorstep

NATO on Sunday harshly criticized Russia for placing a nuclear capable Iskander missile system in its exclave of Kaliningrad, which lies sandwiched between NATO members Poland and Lithuania.

Estonia accuses Russia of renewed airspace incursions

Estonia has accused Russia of violating its airspace for the fifth time this year and has delivered a formal protest to the Russian ambassador in Tallinn, the Estonian military said Friday.

Report: South Korea to buy 90 more German cruise missiles

South Korea is to purchase an additional 90 Taurus cruise missiles from Germany, state news agency Yonhap reported Tuesday.

Indonesian air force to hold military drill near South China Sea

Indonesia's air force will hold a military exercise near the South China Sea on Thursday amid tensions with China over fishing rights in the area, its commander said. 

Russia stops disposing of weapons-grade plutonium, suspending US deal

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday suspended a deal with the United States to dispose of excess supplies of weapons-grade plutonium, citing a large deterioration in bilateral ties.

Duterte to scrap joint military exercises between Philippines, US

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is planning to scrap joint military training exercises with the US.

Two die as Swiss army helicopter crashes on Alpine mountain pass

Two Swiss army pilots were killed Wednesday when their helicopter crashed on the St Gotthard mountain pass, air force commander Aldo Schellenberg said.

EU to draw up defence cooperation plans as Britain warns against army

The European Union will draw up plans by November for its member states to cooperate more closely on defence, the bloc's top diplomat said Tuesday, while Britain warned that it would oppose...