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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Sino-India military exercise in November

Indian and Chinese armies will hold their fourth joint military exercise in India in November as China Wednesday pitched for promoting a new bilateral security concept based on "mutual trust".

India, China to hold military exercise in November

Indian and Chinese armies will hold their fourth joint military exercise in India in November.

NATO members hold air force exercise in Bulgaria

The NATO members conducted their air force exercise in Bulgarian village of Graf Ignatievo, about 10 km from country`s second largest city of Plovdiv, Thursday.

Iran`s army begins 2-day military exercise

Iranian state television is reporting the Islamic Republic`s army has begun a two-day ground and air military exercise that will include testing short-range missiles.

Argentina blasts UK over plans for Falkands military exercise

Argentina Friday blasted plans by Britain to hold military exercises in the Falkland Islands, the rocky archipelago claimed by both countries.

Military exercise sparked big Australian wildfire

Fire officials defended Australia`s defense department today after investigators revealed a military training exercise ignited the largest of the wildfires that have torn across the nation`s most populous state over the past week.

Bushfires in Australia still raging but major threat averted

The firefighter officials battling the wildfire in the state of New South Wales in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney said that the worst fears from the blazes are over but the crisis are far from over yet.

Military exercise sparked big Australian wildfire

A military training exercise ignited the largest of the wildfires that have ravaged Australia`s most populous state in the past week, investigators said on Wednesday.

Indo-Russian joint military exercise kicks off

The Indo-Russian joint military exercise `INDRA 2013`, to improve capabilities for carrying out anti-terrorist operations, kicked off on Saturday at Mahajan field firing range near India-Pakistan border in Thar desert of Rajasthan.

Australian wildfire: Military exercise caused Lithgow blaze?

About 200 houses have been destroyed in the Blue Mountains west of Sydney after the huge wildfire in Australia’s most populous state, New South Wales.

India-Russia joint military exercise this month

Indra 2013, a joint military exercise between India and Russia, will be held in India from October 18-28, the spokesman of Russia`s Eastern Command, Alexander Gordeyev, told ITAR-TASS.