Defence and Security

02.09.2021

Russia and Kyrgyzstan agree on unified air defence system

An agreement on creation of a unified regional air defence system of Russia and Tajikistan is undergoing the ratification procedure; similar projects are being discussed with Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Armenia. Deputy Chairman of the Coordination Committee, Colonel-General Yuri Grekhov announced this following the meeting of the Coordination Committee for Air Defence under the Council of Defence Ministers...

An agreement on creation of a unified regional air defence system of Russia and Tajikistan is undergoing the ratification procedure; similar projects are being discussed with Kyrgyzstan, Kazakhstan and Armenia. Deputy Chairman of the Coordination Committee, Colonel-General Yuri Grekhov announced this following the meeting of the Coordination Committee for Air Defence under the Council of Defence Ministers...

03.05.2021

Fire, border, May: patterns of border conflicts in Kyrgyzstan

May 2020 turned out to be hot: several conflicts took place on the borders of Kyrgyzstan with Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.

On May 8, a conflict with the use of weapons occurred on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border, in the area of the village administrations of Ak-Tatyr, Ak-Sai and Chorku. On May 24, an...

May 2020 turned out to be hot: several conflicts took place on the borders of Kyrgyzstan with Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.

On May 8, a conflict with the use of weapons occurred on the Kyrgyz-Tajik border, in the area of the village administrations of Ak-Tatyr, Ak-Sai and Chorku. On May 24, an...

25.06.2020

New additions & battle-proven hardware on display as Russia marks 75th anniversary of Nazi defeat with military parade

The centrepiece of Russia’s rescheduled Victory Day celebrations, marking the historic defeat of Hitler's Germany 75 years ago, featured a show of military prowess both on the ground in Red Square and in the skies over Moscow.

Deferred from its traditional May 9 slot due to the coronavirus pandemic, the annual event...

The centrepiece of Russia’s rescheduled Victory Day celebrations, marking the historic defeat of Hitler's Germany 75 years ago, featured a show of military prowess both on the ground in Red Square and in the skies over Moscow.

Deferred from its traditional May 9 slot due to the coronavirus pandemic, the annual event...

25.06.2020

At Victory Day parade, Putin calls for new global security system

As Moscow marked the 75th anniversary of Soviet Russia’s victory over Nazi Germany, Vladimir Putin reiterated that the country is willing to cooperate in building a common global defense architecture.

The president used Wednesday’s event to emphasize that Russians will never forget the Allied forces’ contribution to the defeat of Hitler...

As Moscow marked the 75th anniversary of Soviet Russia’s victory over Nazi Germany, Vladimir Putin reiterated that the country is willing to cooperate in building a common global defense architecture.

The president used Wednesday’s event to emphasize that Russians will never forget the Allied forces’ contribution to the defeat of Hitler...

09.06.2020

NATO could target Russia from the Arctic

Russia’s Northern Fleet is practicing defense activities as another NATO ship has appeared near the Russian coast. This time, the French frigate Aquitaine has entered the Barents Sea. This is the NATO naval forces’ second visit to Russia’s Arctic border since the beginning of the year.

In early May, a NATO...

Russia’s Northern Fleet is practicing defense activities as another NATO ship has appeared near the Russian coast. This time, the French frigate Aquitaine has entered the Barents Sea. This is the NATO naval forces’ second visit to Russia’s Arctic border since the beginning of the year.

In early May, a NATO...


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