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Turkey to receive S-400 systems in 2020

Russia will start implementing the contact on the delivery of S-400 air defense missile systems to Turkey in early 2020, Presidential Aide for Military Cooperation Vladimir Kozhin said. "Turkey expressed a wish to …

Dagestani flag to appear at North Pole

A native of the village of Khuchni (Dagestan), teacher of the Department of Mountain Training, Survival and Orientation of the Military Institute of Physical Culture, Senior Lieutenant Temirlan Temirkhanov is preparing to participate in the …

Russia tests new nuclear electric rocket

Russia has finished testing of the small nuclear electric rocket for cruise missiles and autonomous underwater vehicles, the military-diplomatic source told journalists. He also noted that these technologies are unique at the …

Russia marks jubilee Defender of Fatherland Day

Today Russia celebrates February 23rd – Defender of the Fatherland Day. In the USSR it was named Soviet Army and Navy Day. February 23, due to tradition, became a state national holiday dedicated to all the generations of …

Putin stresses trust is vital in military affairs

Russian President Vladimir Putin emphasized on Thursday the importance of trust between different countries in military affairs. "As people in uniform you have a special attitude to weapons, to the army and to the …

Russia's helicopter crashes in Syria

Russia's military MI-24 helicopter crashed during an emergency landing in Syria, Russian Ministry of Defence said, adding that two pilots died. The ministry said in a statement that the Mi-24 helicopter was en route to the city of …