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Turkey, Qatar launch joint military exercises: reports

Turkey and its main regional ally Qatar today launched military exercises in the emirate that will involve some 250 Turkish troops and 30 armoured vehicles, reports said.

Aug 02, 2017, 06:35 AM IST

Nepal, China to conduct first ever joint military drill

The military drill code named "Pratikar-1" will focus on training Nepali soldiers in dealing with hostage scenarios involving international terror groups. 

Dec 30, 2016, 08:59 AM IST

Philippines, US militaries agree to reduce joint exercises: Philippine General

US officials present at the talks in Manila took no questions, and the joint statement was issued via the hosts.

Nov 22, 2016, 16:00 PM IST
Pakistan conducts military exercise 'Raad Ul Barq' near Indian border; tanks, planes in action

Pakistan conducts military exercise 'Raad Ul Barq' near Indian border; tanks, planes in action

Prime Minster Nawaz Sharif and Army Chief General Raheel Sharif today witnessed ongoing military exercises in Khairpur Tamiwali in Bhawalpur, Punjab province.

Nov 16, 2016, 15:48 PM IST
China, Russia to stage military drills in South China Sea

China, Russia to stage military drills in South China Sea

China and Russia were to start war games in the South China Sea on Monday, Beijing's defence ministry said, in a show of force after an international tribunal invalidated the Asian giant`s extensive claims in the area.

Sep 12, 2016, 09:07 AM IST

Full Text of PM Narendra Modi's address at International Fleet Review, 2016

  Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday witnessed the operational demonstration by the Indian Navy at the International Fleet Review.

Feb 07, 2016, 19:18 PM IST
Breathtaking illuminated Naval ships at International Fleet Review - Watch

Breathtaking illuminated Naval ships at International Fleet Review - Watch

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday witnessed the operational demonstration by the Indian Navy at the International Fleet Review.

Feb 07, 2016, 18:37 PM IST

China and India hold joint military exercise

India and China began their joint "Hand-in-Hand" army exercise with focus on counter-insurgency and counter-terrorism tactics.

Oct 17, 2015, 21:34 PM IST

DNA: World War 3 fears grow as Russia begins biggest military exercise of 2015

Russia began its largest military exercise of 2015 on Monday, with some 95,000 troops taking part in it.

Sep 17, 2015, 10:43 AM IST

Vladimir Putin orders snap military exercise in central Russia

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday ordered snap checks on troop combat readiness in Russia's central military district, the defence ministry said.

Sep 07, 2015, 19:46 PM IST
NATO plans biggest exercise since 2002 to counter Islamic State

NATO plans biggest exercise since 2002 to counter Islamic State

NATO and its allies will hold their biggest military exercise in more than a decade from October, deploying 36,000 personnel across the Mediterranean to counter the threat of Islamic State on the alliance`s southern flank.

Jul 15, 2015, 22:05 PM IST

Egypt, Saudi mull joint exercise amid Yemen air war

Egypt and Saudi Arabia are considering holding joint military manoeuvres in the kingdom as the allies carry out air strikes in its neighbour Yemen, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi`s office said.

Apr 15, 2015, 13:54 PM IST

Russian troops launch mass drills close to Ukraine

Russia launched major military exercises on Thursday, with thousands of troops taking part in war games across the country, including in the annexed Crimean peninsula and southern regions near Ukraine.

Mar 13, 2015, 00:40 AM IST

Iran stages military exercises in Strait of Hormuz

 Iran`s Revolutionary Guards began naval exercises Wednesday in the Strait of Hormuz, just a few hundred kilometres away from western vessels engaged in the fight against the Islamic State group.

Feb 25, 2015, 17:18 PM IST

North Korea repeats call for suspension of US-South Korea drills

North Korea on Monday issued a fresh call for the United States to halt military exercises with South Korea if it wants Pyongyang to suspend nuclear weapons tests.

Jan 19, 2015, 19:34 PM IST

Indo-US joint military exercise ends

A combined training exercise between the US and Indian armies formally came to an end on Tuesday at Chaubattia in Almora district.

Sep 30, 2014, 19:46 PM IST

Combined India-Nepal military exercise begins

A combined military exercise between Indian and Nepalese armies commenced here on Monday with a top army commander saying both the armies have to learn much from each other, especially in handling modern-day challenges of insurgency and terrorism.

Aug 18, 2014, 22:50 PM IST

Britain to join NATO military exercise

Britain will send a battle group to take part in a major military training in October as part of a NATO package to reassure its allies in eastern Europe, the British defence ministry said Monday.

Jul 29, 2014, 04:10 AM IST

China announces live fire drills in the East China Sea

China Saturday announced that it will conduct a series of live fire training drills next week in the contested waters of the East China Sea, where it is locked in a bitter maritime dispute with Japan.

Jul 26, 2014, 17:23 PM IST

US cancels military exercise with Thailand after coup

The US has cancelled an ongoing military exercise with Thailand and scrapped several bilateral engagements while urging restoration of democratic rule in the Southeast Asian country in the wake of a bloodless coup there.

Jun 25, 2014, 05:02 AM IST