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...

"Immediate Response 16" multinational military exercise taking place in Slunj

A two-week multinational military exercise, "Immediate Response 16", which started on Sept 9 and is being held simultaneously in Croatia and Slovenia, was observed by reporters at Croatia's...

Post-Brexit EU should pursue military integration, Mogherini says

 European Union states should pool military resources as a way of reviving the European project following Britain's shock decision to leave the bloc, EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini...

Russia begins massive military exercise near Ukraine

Russia began a large-scale military exercise on Monday in its southern military district, near neighbouring Ukraine.

Hundreds more Turkish soldiers sacked following coup attempt

A further 820 Turkish soldiers have been dishonourably discharged from the army, the government in Ankara said, as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan told the country's judges and prosecutors to...

German defence minister wants to keep troops in Turkey despite row

Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen said Thursday that Germany wants to keep supporting the US-led campaign against the Islamic State from Turkey's Incirlik air base, but acknowledged there were...

Germany plans for troop withdrawal from Turkey amid row

The German army is preparing for the withdrawal of its troops and military equipment from the Incirlik air base in Turkey's south-east, news magazine Der Spiegel reported Thursday.

Britain's credibility in jeopardy over Saudi arms sales: Oxfam

Britain's credibility is in jeopardy over its sale of arms to Saudi Arabia, which are potentially being used in its bombing campaign in Yemen, Oxfam said on Tuesday.

North Korea threatens nuclear strike amid US, South Korean exercises

North Korea threatened to launch a pre-emptive nuclear strike as annual US and South Korean military exercises began in the region on Monday.

Serbia, Russia to begin joint military exercises next month

The Serbian military plans to host two joint exercises with Russian forces starting next month and lasting to October, the Serbian Defence Ministry said in a statement.

Air force helicopter crash in Uruguay kills two

Two Uruguayan air force crew were killed when their helicopter crashed during a training exercise on Tuesday, local media reported.

South Korea defends plans to bolster security with missile system

South Korea's President Park Guen Hye defended plans to deploy a US missile defence system in the country on Monday, despite criticism from China and Russia.

US State Department approves 1.15-billion-dollar Saudi tank sale

The US State Department on Tuesday confirmed it had approved the sale of up to 115 tanks to Saudi Arabia.

575 military personnel promoted for Victory Day

President and Commander in Chief of the Croatian Armed Forces Kolinda Grabar-Kitarovic has promoted 575 military personnel

Erdogan dishonourably discharges more than 1,300 soldiers

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan used an emergency decree to dishonorably discharge 1,389 soldiers from the armed forces, state news agency Anadolu reported Sunday.