Russian Defense Ministry

Russian serviceman killed in Syria as convoy blown up

The Centre for Reconciliation of Opposing Sides and Refugee Migration Monitoring in the Syria continues to operate in the country seeking a non-military resolution of the conflict and providing comprehensive assistance to Syrians. A …

Shoigu: Russia doesn’t consider Ukraine as threat

Russia doesn’t consider Ukraine as a threat and thinks that Ukrainians are a brotherly people, Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu said on Sunday. "I would not speak about Ukraine as a threat. I think that Ukraine and the …

Russian defense chief pays working visit to Tajikistan

Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu has arrived in Tajikistan on a working visit on Tuesday, the Russian Defense Ministry informed. He is set to attend the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Meeting of Defense Ministers. …

Russia’s S-500 missile system successfully tested

Russia’s S-500 next-generation missile system has struck a fast-moving ballistic target in a training exercise at the Kapustin Yar range. The first S-500 system will be procured to the Moscow Region’s air and missile defense unit …

British destroyer violates Russian border

The Russian Black Sea Fleet, together with the Federal Security Service Border Control, stopped a violation of the Russian border by UK’s HMS Defender destroyer near Cape Fiolent in Crimea,  Russian Defense Ministry said Wednesday. …