Denmark to train NATO soldiers to combat Russian misinformation

Thomson ReutersCOPENHAGEN (Reuters) - Da.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 17th, 2017

Russian Military Used Syria War to Train Forces and Learn U.S. Combat Moves, Says General

"In the skies over Syria, it's really just been a treasure trove for them to see how we operate," Lieutenant General VeraLinn "Dash" Jamieson said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 5th, 2018

U.S. and Europe Are Developing Nuclear Weapons Use Procedures at Russian Border, Russia"s Defense Minister Says

NATO "has intensified operative and combat training activities, including nuclear weapons use procedures," Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekNov 10th, 2017

NATO Misses U.S. Goal on Afghanistan Troop Rise

U.S. allies in Europe said they would provide more troops to train soldiers and police in Afghanistan as its government tries to stem an escalating insurgency, but the number fell short of U.S. expectations......»»

Category: topSource: wsjNov 9th, 2017

Troops in Europe are jumping in lakes and wrapping their phones in condoms to thwart Russian hackers

Thomson Reuters Russia has been hacking the cellphones of NATO soldiers stationed near its border "to gain o.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderOct 5th, 2017

Russian Spy Tactic: Hack Smartphones of NATO Soldiers

Russia has opened a new battlefront with NATO, according to Western military officials, by exploiting a point of vulnerability for almost all allied soldiers: their personal smartphones......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 4th, 2017

Rex Tillerson Rejects $80 Million From Congress to Fight Russian Propaganda Because It Would Anger Moscow

Funding to fight Russian misinformation would also be used to combat ISIS propaganda......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekAug 2nd, 2017

Afghan Soldier Killed After Wounding 3 U.S. Troops

About 13,000 NATO-led soldiers remain in Afghanistan to train local forces......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekMar 19th, 2017

Russia To Deploy Soldiers For First Ever Drill in Africa

Russian soldiers are to test their combat readiness in Africa for the first time in history, as Russia will deploy specially equipped paratroopers to Egypt, state news agency Itar-Tass reports. The joint drill with the Egyptian armed forces is set to tak.....»»

Category: topSource: newsweekOct 5th, 2016

Russia Begins Massive ICBM Launch Drills

On Monday, the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation issued a warning to NATO that is has started.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJan 16th, 2018

Denmark plans to boost defense spending in response to Russian aggression, prime minister says

Thomson Reuters RIGA (Reuters) - The Danish government expects to win backing for a substantial increase in defense spending next month, .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 16th, 2018

Drone Attacks on Russian Bases in Syria Expose Security Holes

Recent attacks against Russian bases on Syria’s Mediterranean coast by improvised combat drones have exposed weaknesses in President Vladimir Putin’s efforts to cement a permanent military presence there......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJan 15th, 2018

Russian Military Near North Korean Border Launches Live-Fire Air-Combat Drill

Moscow was flexing its muscles in the border regions in recent months......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 12th, 2018

Will Trump Keep His Promise to Putin? U.S. and Russia Military Officials to Meet in Talks Banned Under Obama

Leading NATO and Russian commanders will have their first meeting since 2013, when Obama banned talks, blaming Putin for the crisis in Ukraine......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 8th, 2018

Make America Less Safe Again: Will Trump Endanger U.S. Soldiers by Cutting Pakistan Funding?

The decision could diminish the cooperation between the U.S. and Pakistan to combat terror groups in the region......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 5th, 2018

Make America Less Safe Again: Will Trump endanger U.S. soldiers by cutting Pakistan funding?

The decision could diminish the cooperation between the U.S. and Pakistan to combat terror groups in the region......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekJan 5th, 2018

The Army wants to build a next-generation cannon that"s able to outgun Russian weapons

PEO Ground Combat Systems/Flickr The Army is starting formal production of a new Self-Propelled Howitzer variant. The new vehicle is designed as an initial step toward building a next-generation can.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2018

Russian Military Celebrates "Victory" Over U.S. and West in Syria

"On seeing our Western coalition partners in the air, we always tailed them, as pilots say, which means a victory in real combat," a top Russian general said......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekDec 28th, 2017

Russia to sell Turkey 4 S-400 missile batteries that won"t work with NATO"s systems

  Thomson Reuters Russia will supply Turkey with four S-400 missile defense systems, and the deal is almost final. The Russian system won't integrate with Turkey's NATO infrasturcture, but Turkey is going ahead anyway. MOSCOW.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 27th, 2017

Russia accuses the US of training former ISIS fighters to destabilize Syria

Thomson Reuters A powerful Russian General has accused the US of using one of its bases in Iraq to train former ISIS fighters to destabilize Syria. The US strongly denied this, and Russia has made.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 27th, 2017

Russia"s undersea naval activity is at record levels, and NATO is worried about a crucial lifeline to the world

Russia's undersea naval activity is at record levels, and NATO is worried about a crucial lifeline to the worldNOW WATCH: Explorers snuck into a Russian military base and captured footage of abandoned space shuttles.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 26th, 2017