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Russian forces train with combat-ready S-300 missiles in Baltic

Last Updated: Friday, June 13, 2014, 15:36

Russian military forces were being trained on Friday to set surface-to-air missiles in ready-to-fire positions at exercises in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad, the defence ministry said, as part of its response to NATO drills in the region.

In Europe, no plan to get involved in Iraq

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 21:35

Top officials of NATO and Britain said today they have no plans to get involved militarily in Iraq after Sunni Muslim militants overran much of the north and were pressing toward Baghdad.

US again urges NATO allies to boost defence spending

Last Updated: Thursday, June 12, 2014, 08:47

US National Security Advisor Susan Rice Wednesday urged NATO members once again to increase their spending on defence in the light of the Ukrainian crisis.

Five US troops killed in Afghanistan: Pentagon

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 11, 2014, 06:23

Five service members of the US troops were killed Monday in a possible friendly fire during a security operation in Afghanistan, the Pentagon said Tuesday.

NATO says five service members killed in Afghanistan

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 12:08

NATO says five service members have been killed in attack in southern Afghanistan. A statement from the international alliance today says that all five soldiers died yesterday.

NATO launches fresh war games near Russia border

Last Updated: Tuesday, June 10, 2014, 02:23

NATO today launched one of its largest military manoeuvres in the Baltic states since tensions spiked with neighbouring Russia over its annexation of Ukraine`s Crimean peninsula.

Terror attack on NATO complex in Afghanistan

Last Updated: Monday, June 09, 2014, 11:20

At least four people were killed when militants mounted an audacious attack on a NATO complex in Afghanistan, an official said Monday.

Gunmen shoot up NATO oil tanker in southwest Pakistan

Last Updated: Sunday, June 08, 2014, 15:58

Gunmen in restive southwest Pakistan on Sunday fired bullets at an oil tanker carrying fuel bound for NATO troops in Afghanistan, setting the vehicle and a car ablaze, police said.

After 2014, no more NATO medevacs for wounded Afghans

Last Updated: Saturday, June 07, 2014, 10:29

The American troops gingerly lifted the wounded Afghan out of the ambulance on the dark runway, carrying him in a stretcher up the ramp of the cargo plane.

1,800 US troops for Afghan counter-terror:Official

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 18:53

The US military said today that about 1,800 of the nearly 10,000 US troops the US plans to leave in Afghanistan at the end of the year would be conducting counter-terror operations, providing that specific breakout for the first time.

NATO commander accuses Russia of destabilising eastern Ukraine

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 17:54

NATO`s top military commander accused Russia on Wednesday of destabilising eastern Ukraine through the use of Russian-backed forces and demanded that it stop interfering.

Russia to reorganise troops to counter NATO activities

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 04, 2014, 00:17

Russia would reorganise its armed forces to strengthen their mobility as NATO was increasing military activities near the country`s western borders and in Ukraine, a senior Russian official said Tuesday.