The first such event in Ladakh comes almost a year after Indian and Chinese troops were locked in a 74-day long standoff in the Doklam plateau.
Each member state would be represented by five officers and 25 other ranks for the MILEX -18.
Swaraj and Sitharaman will take part in the first meeting of the '2+2 Dialogue' with US Secretary of State Michael R Pompeo and Secretary of Defence James N Mattis on July 6.
Two terror outfits were suspected of radicalising youths for 'global jihad' and encouraging terror acts on Indian interests.
The separatists, under the banner of Joint Resistance Leadership (JRL), on Tuesday called for a protest strike for today against the killing of civilians allegedly in security forces firing recently and the killing of veteran journalist Shujaat Bukha…
President Donald Trump told reporters after their June 12 summit that Kim had pledged to dismantle one of his missile installations, which would be North Korea's most concrete concession at the landmark meeting in Singapore.
The decision comes after US President Donald Trump and North Korea's leader Kim Jong Un met last week in Singapore, with the pair signing a joint document calling for denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.
Prime Minister May's intervention created shockwaves at the defence ministry, the FT reported, without citing a source.
"We would like to see Pakistan arrest, expel or bring to the negotiating table Taliban leadership," Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for South and Central Asia Alice Wells said in response to a question from Congresswoman Ileana Ros-Leht…
The Russian Defence Ministry on Wednesday accused the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) of strengthening combat forces near Russia's border and warned that Moscow will take mirror-like actions against NATO's moves.
Sources said a senior investigator interviewed Christian Michel in Dubai earlier this month, along with a representative from Dubai, to gather more information on the AgustaWestland bribery case involving the $556-million deal to supply VVIP helicopt…
This development that comes close on the heels of Al Hussein’s report on alleged human rights violations in Kashmir and ahead of a potentially similar report on Indonesia’s Papua province.
CORE Energy Systems will buy Technical Security Equipment from Production Company “Start” and promote it in India as anintegrated security systems& solutions.
The Netherlands-based think tank heavily criticised the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, terming it as an "unfair deal" for Pakistan.
Chandigarh, Jun 20 () Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar today said the Centre has agreed to set up a defence manufacturing unit in his state.
Northrop Grumman Systems Corp. has been awarded a $17 million contract for support of the Mk 48 heavyweight torpedo for the U.S. Navy.
Southern Research Institute has been awarded a $9.6 million contract for thermo-mechanical and aero-thermal testing of materials for SLBM re-entry systems.
Lockheed Martin has been awarded an $18 million contract for development and support of the Aegis Baseline 9 combat system on U.S. Navy destroyers and cruisers.
The Pentagon has awarded General Dynamics with a $68 million contract to upgrade Stryker flat bottom vehicles to the double V-hull configuration.
The U.S. Air Force will procure new aircraft to replace the 46-year-old fleets on each UH-1N location between 2020 and 2032.
U.S. Forces in South Korea will leave its longtime base in central part of Seoul to a new headquarters, 70 kilometers south of the capital city next week.
The Italian navy will equip its U212A class of submarines with Leonardo's Black Shark Advanced torpedo, the company announced on Wednesday.
The U.S. Navy has awarded Metron Inc. with an $8 million contract for advanced modular payloads for unmanned undersea vehicles.
The U.S. Air Force will resume B-1 bomber flight operations this week after a June 7 stand-down over concerns of ejection seat safety, officials said Wednesday.
BAE Systems received an $11 million contract for work on the USS Cole, an Arleigh Burke-class destroyer, the second it has received this month related to the vessel.
General Atomics has been awarded a $39 million contract for intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance surge support for the MQ-9 Reaper drone for Marine Corps Task Force Southwest.
The Pentagon awarded Advanced Acoustic Concepts a $12.1 million contract to provide software engineering services for mission modules on Littoral Combat Ships.
The Pentagon awarded a $20 million contract to MACRO Industries for ballistic protection panel sets and single floor spares for the V-22 Osprey aircraft.
The Pentagon has awarded a $225 million contract to General Dynamics Electric Boats for parts for construction of the next nine Virginia-class attack submarines.
Marvin Engineering has been awarded a $126 million contract for more than 1,000 guided-missile launchers and components for U.S. military fighter aircraft.
DRS Sustainment Systems has been awarded a $192 million contract for services in support of the Abrams M1A2 Main Battle Tank.
The Pentagon issued a $503 million contract modification to Lockheed Martin for spares and support services on the F-35 for the U.S. military and foreign customers.
General Atomics has been awarded a $22 million contract by the Air Force for upgrades to radars on the MQ-9 remotely piloted aircraft, the Pentagon announced.
BAE Systems Land and Armaments has received a $347 million contract for 473 new Bradley M2A4 and M7A4 vehicles, as well as for spares and other equipment.
Boeing has been awarded a $1.5 billion contract for upgrades and support for F/A-18 Hornet and E/A-18G Growler variants for the U.S. Navy and foreign customers.
Lockheed Martin announced Raytheon will build imagery systems for the F-35, the latest in a string of supply chain moves related to the fifth-generation fighter.
Thales Australia has been awarded a $173 million contract for replacement of the legacy cylindrical sonar arrays on the Collins-class submarine fleet.
Virginia-based Q.E.D. Systems has been awarded a $15 million contract for maintenance on U.S. Navy littoral combat ships, the Defense Department announced.
The U.S. Navy has awarded a $60.9 contract to Hexagon Federal, Inc., to supply the company's Ruggedized Marine Hardware systems for various naval ship classes.
The U.S. State Department approved a $930 million sale that would send six Apache helicopters to India, with Hellfire and Stinger missiles, and other equipment.
The Defense Material Organization (DMO) of the Netherlands announced the selection of Vectronix AG, Switzerland (a subsidiary of Safran Electronics & Defense) to supply more than 1,000 handheld thermal sights for the Dutch Army.
Lockheed Martin selected Raytheon to develop and deliver the next generation Distributed Aperture System (DAS) for the F-35 fighter jet. The Raytheon-built DAS will be integrated into F-35 aircraft starting with Lot 15 aircraft, expected to begin del…
Rheinmetall displayed today a new configuration of the KF41, unveiled at Eurosatory yesterday. The turreted combat vehicle that was displayed yesterday was reconfigured overnight, adding a high top roof and replacing the two-men 35mm gun turret with…
AM General, the manufacturer of the legendary HMMWV introduced at Eurosatory 2018 the next 360, a new vehicle it offers in light tactical vehicle segment. This new product highlights evolutionary changes from the HMMWV. The NXT 360 represents the nex…
Highlights of day II at Eurosatory - as viewed by defense-Update
Wing Loong II pic.twitter.com/N4RMOdu9ko— East Pendulum (@HenriKenhmann) June 20, 2018
German prisoners are led past Churchill tanks and Kangaroo infantry carriers near Tilburg, 28 October 1944. pic.twitter.com/3sABnQW07B— War History Online (@WarHistoryOL) June 21, 2018
The Norwegian Defence Materiel Agency has given Kongsberg a $26 million contract for the integration of the Naval Strike Missile (NSM) on Germany Navy vessels
Airbus has decided against offering its Tiger attack helicopter for Japan’s AH-X attack helicopter contest that will replace its AH-1S.
The Bangladesh Air Force has ordered more K-8 jet trainers from China.
#AYUSH #ZindagiRaheKhush Yoga being practiced at high seas with Japanese Navy @JMSDF_PAO JS Ise & INS Sahyadri to commemorate #IDY2018 @DefenceMinIndia @nsitharaman @moayush pic.twitter.com/4SCs46XxXo— SpokespersonNavy (@indiannavy) June 20, 2018
Otokar, a Koç Group company, debuted its TULPAR Light Tank for the first time at Eurosatory 2018, Europe's largest defense industry exhibition in Paris, France between June 11th and 15th. Within its wide product range Otokar will also display its AR…
Thailand and China have advanced plans to establish a facility to support Chinese-made military vehicles in Thailand such as the VT4 MBT seen here. (photo : 77kaoded)Thailand and China have progressed plans to set up a jointly run defence industrial…
Defence is inviting Australian small and medium enterprises (SMEs) to submit proposals for new technologies to protect Australian small, fixed-wing unmanned aerial systems (UAS) by making them harder to detect.Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon C…
The Royal Thai Army is looking to procure new attack helicopters, with several platforms under review including the Z-19 Black Whirlwind from China. (photo : sinodefence)The Royal Thai Army (RTA) is preparing to acquire at least six new attack helico…
The Philippine Navy (PN) will conduct the first test fire of its Spike-ER surface-to-surface missile in July.This was bared by Navy flag-officer-in-command Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad in an interview with military-run radio DWDD Wednesday.“(This)…
After being kept under wraps, the French-German KNDS Group (Krauss-Maffei Wegmann + Nexter Defense Systems) has unveiled its first joint project, the EMBT, or European Main Battle Tank. Essentially a technology demonstrator, with further development,…
Australia’s Collins Class submarine fleet will receive significant sonar upgrades further extending its superiority in our region.Minister for Defence Industry, the Hon Christopher Pyne MP, and Minister for Defence, Senator the Hon Marise Payne, to…
President Rodrigo Duterte is inclined to support to submarine acquisition program of the Philippine Navy, this was bared by Navy chief Vice Admiral Robert Empedrad on June 13.“I remember the National Security Adviser (Secretary Hermogenes Esperon)…
Israeli defense and security company Elbit Systems is upgrading another batch of Philippine Army M113A2 armoured personnel carriers (APCs). The contract bagged by the Israeli company involves a total of 49 APCs.“The first lot involves the upgrade o…
India wants to build armament factories in Vietnam to export to third countries, a military industry meeting heard Wednesday. The meeting was a part of a series of events organized on the occasion of Indian defence minister Nirmala Sitharaman’s vis…
Canada has upped the number of F/A-18s it intends to procure from Australia, Ottawa Citizen reports that the number has jumped from 18 to 25.