Defense







India close to signing bilateral logistics pact with Russia

India has finalised negotiations with Russia for a bilateral logistics agreement between their militaries to augment interoperability and further defence co-operation. Official sources told Jane’s on 22 July that officials from India’s Ministry of…


US deployment to Saudi Arabia confirmed

Saudi Arabia and the US military have confirmed that US troops are deploying to the kingdom. The Saudi Ministry of Defence released a statement on 20 July saying that King Salman had approved the…


PLAN decommissions three frigates, supply ship

China’s People’s Liberation Army Navy (PLAN) decommissioned three Type 053H1-class frigates and a Type 904 reef supply ship in ceremonies held on 13 and 15 July, respectively. All of the ships had been allocated to…