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Terrorists try to attack Hmeymim airbase

Terrorists from Jabhat al-Nusra (outlawed in Russia) tried to attack Russia’s Hmeymim Airbase in Syria with a multiple launch rocket system. The air defense alert force repelled the attack, Russia's Defense Ministry said. …

Russia and Turkey to expand military cooperation

Russia and Turkey are jointly working on creating promising aircraft and helicopters, and also components for the armor,  Russia’s state arms seller Rosoboronexport CEO Alexander Mikheyev said. "We …

Iran intends to hold joint naval drill with Russia

Iran and Russia agreed to conduct a joint military drill in southern waters of Iran, commander of Iranian Army Navy Rear Admiral Hossein Khanzadi said. "Based on negotiations with the Russian Navy, the force …

Russia not getting ready for war

Russia does not engage in military preparations, as a number of anti-Russian media claims, and the Russian Armed Forces open "both in solving their tasks and in ensuring regional and global stability, Chief of Russia’s …

Servicemen take part in snap checks in Chechnya

Two regiments of the 42nd motorized rifle division stationed in Chechnya took part in snap checks, the press service of the Southern Military District said. "Over 2,000 servicemen marched to the assigned area surrounded by …