Ankara, Atina hold meeting on confidence-building measures
14 Kasım 2023 - 10:18
Critical agreement between Turkiye and Greece
Turkish National Defense Ministry declared that, following a meeting in the Turkish capital Ankara between Turkish and Greek delegations for the confidence-building measures, a decision was reached to establish a contact point mechanism between the two countries
Israel deploys Arrow-3 system for first time to intercept Houthi missile attack
11 Kasım 2023 - 14:09
Houthi missile barrage puts Israel in difficult situation
Israel announced that it has activated the United-Israeli Arrow-3 system, which it has never used until now. First deployed in 2017, the Arrow-3 is among the most advanced tools of Israel's air defense network
'Tied to no conditions': Türkiye tells US regarding F-16 fighter jets deal
02 Kasım 2023 - 12:33
Türkiye wants F-16s with no conditions attached
Türkiye wishes the process of F-16 procurement from the United States to be concluded as quickly as possible and wants no conditions attached to the completion of the deal, sources close to the Ministry of National Defense said Thursday.
China conducts dangerous military exercises near Taiwan
01 Kasım 2023 - 11:05
Tensions rise in Asia over military exercises
After the Black Sea and the Middle East, this time war bells are ringing in South Asia. Taiwan announced that 43 military aircraft and 7 warships belonging to China were detected around the island.
Exercise Ferocious Falcon-5 starts in Qatar with participation of five countries
30 Ekim 2023 - 16:50
'Ferocious Falcon-5'
Qatar Armed Forces will host Exercise Ferocious Falcon-5, which will include the United States(US), France, Türkiye, and Italy. The exercise will take place in October 2023.
Iron Dome to not last forever
30 Ekim 2023 - 10:40
Iron Dome struggling
Since its deployment in 2011, Israel's rocket defense system, the Iron Dome, has intercepted thousands of rockets launched from the Gaza Strip but nowadays Iron Dome's capacity to intercept missiles or rockets has increased over time, but it still struggles to withstand intense attacks.
United States, South Korea and Japan conduct anti-submarine warfare exercises
24 Ekim 2023 - 11:05
US military exercises stirring up Middle East
The United States (US), which decided to reinforce its bases in the Middle East, where tensions escalated with the Israel-Hamas conflict, made a move from the sea against the North Korean threat. The US organized an anti-submarine warfare exercise near Guam with the support of South Korea and Japan.
'One Nation Two States'
20 Ekim 2023 - 14:16
100th year of brotherhood between Türkiye and Azerbaijan
On the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the founding of the Republic of Türkiye and the 100th birth anniversary of Heydar Aliyev, the Turkish Armed Forces (TAF) and the Azerbaijani army came together in two separate exercises.
Critical move by NATO
13 Ekim 2023 - 16:15
NATO to hold nuclear exercises in Mediterranean
While the clashes between Israel and Hamas continue, a move came from NATO that will warm the region. NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg announced that a Nuclear Exercise will be held in the Mediterranean.
British Eurofighter typhoon fighter jets arrive in Poland
02 Ekim 2023 - 12:20
UK deploys Eurofighter Typhoons to Poland
Polish Defence Minister Mariusz Blaszczak announced that Eurofighter Typhoon fighter jets from the British Royal Air Force (RAF) have been deployed to Poland. Increasing border security and claiming that Belarus could be a threat to the country, the Warsaw administration continues to increase military cooperation.
Bad news to Putin
26 Eylül 2023 - 10:14
'Most important admiral of Russian Navy killed'
Ukrainian Special Forces claimed that the Black Sea Fleet Commander Admiral Viktor Sokolov was killed in the attack on the Black Sea Fleet headquarters in Sevastopol, Crimea.
US Abrams tanks to Kyiv
22 Eylül 2023 - 12:43
Biden challenges Russia next to Ukraine’s Zelenskyy
United States President Joe Biden made important statements at the press conference held after his meeting with Ukrainian President Volodimir Zelenski at the White House. Biden announced a new military support package of 325 million dollars to Kyiv and said that Abrams tanks would be delivered to Ukraine.
Türkiye takes lead in developed countries: The Economist
21 Eylül 2023 - 15:25
'The Economist' examines Turkish defence industry
London-based 'The Economist' praised the Turkish defense industry in its article titled 'Meet the world's new arms manufacturers'. The Economist said of the Turkish defense industry: 'Türkiye ranks first among emerging arms exporters and getting closer to autonomy in arms production."
United States to sell 25 F-35s to South Korea
14 Eylül 2023 - 09:16
F-35 support from US to South Korea
The United States (US) State Department announced that it has approved the sale of twenty-five F-35 fighter jets to South Korea, worth 5 billion dollars. With this, DAPA announced that the procurement of the jets would support the country's "Chain of Death" preemptive strike system, a three-tier deterrence program against North Korea's nuclear and missile threats.
Azerbaijan conducts exercises with Barak 8-ER missiles
13 Eylül 2023 - 12:17
Critical exercise with missiles from Azerbaijan
Azerbaijani air defense units conducted exercises with Barak 8-ER missiles called "Yildirim 8-ER". The Azerbaijani Ministry of Defence announced that the air defense units of the air force continued the exercises.
US military has reinforcements to bases in Syria
12 Eylül 2023 - 11:37
US military support to Syria
A convoy of United States (US) troops transported military equipment, ammunition, and fuel from US bases in Iraq to neighboring Syria. The convoy entered eastern Syria from Iraq on Monday night. With this, in August, the Pentagon sent a convoy through the al-Walid border crossing between Iraq and Syria to bases in Deir ez-Zor province in eastern Syria.
Zelenskyy asks UK for help with defense system in Black Sea
08 Eylül 2023 - 11:39
Zelenskyy asks Britain for help in defence
Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy, who met with British prime minister Rishi Sunak, said that they needed Britain's support to significantly strengthen the defence system in Odesa.
North Korea launches nuclear submarine for first time
08 Eylül 2023 - 10:14
Another nuclear first from North Korea
According to North Korean state media, North Korea has launched its first 'nuclear submarine' and allocated it to the fleet patrolling the waters between the Korean Peninsula and Japan. With this, US experts say such weapons would not add much value to the North's more powerful land-based nuclear forces because its submarines would not survive that long in a war.
US announces 1 billion dollar support package for Ukraine
07 Eylül 2023 - 11:44
Billion-dollar support from US to Ukraine
United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken announced a new 1 billion dollar support package for Ukraine during his visit to Kyiv. The package includes High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) missiles and uranium tank ammunition for Abrams tanks, as well as financial support.
US to hold joint military exercises with Armenia next week
06 Eylül 2023 - 12:13
US, Armenia to conduct military exercise next week
Armenia has announced that a joint military exercise with the United States (US) will be held next week. The "Eagle-Joint 2023" exercise will take place between September 11-20.The aim of the exercise is to prepare the Armenian army to participate in international peacekeeping missions, according to the ministries.
North Korea launches cruise missiles into Yellow Sea: South Korea
02 Eylül 2023 - 09:16
‘North Korea launches cruise missiles’
The South Korean General Staff announced that North Korea launched cruise missiles in the direction of the Yellow Sea. It was noteworthy that the missile tests took place after the joint military exercises of the United States (US) and South Korea on August 17-31.