Military exercises

Philippines open to war games with China, Russia: Duterte

Philippines open to war games with China, Russia: Duterte

Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is willing to hold military exercises with China but not long-time ally the United States, Chinese media quoted him Monday as saying on the eve of a state visit.

Oct 17, 2016, 16:44 PM IST

16 countries to participate in Pakistan military exercises

The first ever joint exercise between Pakistan and Russian military which started on September 27, meanwhile, ended on October 10. 

Oct 13, 2016, 16:20 PM IST

95,000 Russian troops in massive military drill

Russia today launched its largest military exercises of the year, Centre-2015, involving some 95,000 soldiers including ground troops, navy and airforce units.

Sep 14, 2015, 16:36 PM IST

North Korea threatens to attack US

North Korea has threatened to retaliate against the US if Washington did not halt multinational military exercises scheduled to begin in South Korea on Monday, the media reported on Sunday.

Aug 16, 2015, 14:53 PM IST
NATO denies it is making war more likely in Europe

NATO denies it is making war more likely in Europe

NATO on Wednesday defended the number of military exercises it has staged as a response to "growing Russian aggression" and refuted suggestions that they were helping make war in Europe more likely.

Aug 12, 2015, 20:01 PM IST

North Korea calls US, South Korea exercises 'open challenge'

Joint military exercises by South Korea and the United States this week are "an open challenge" to North Korea`s demand to ease tension on the divided peninsula, a Pyongyang envoy said on Thursday.

Jan 16, 2015, 03:40 AM IST

India, Korean naval ships to conduct joint military exercises

 Indian and Korean navies have planned to conduct joint exercises to stress friendship between the nations and military co-ordination, a senior Korean naval official on Saturday said.

Nov 15, 2014, 19:27 PM IST

Russia says begins military exercises in Pacific islands also claimed by Japan

Russia began military exercises in the Kurile Islands in the Pacific Ocean, a Defence Ministry spokesman said on Tuesday, a move likely to anger Japan, which also lays claim to them.

Aug 12, 2014, 15:10 PM IST

China announces war games starting Tuesday

China says it has set up alternative flight routes to minimize delays related to military exercises along its southeastern coast that start tomorrow.

Jul 28, 2014, 14:23 PM IST

Turkish army holds military exercises

Turkish army has conducted military exercises on a large scale in Izmir province, a media report said Thursday.

May 30, 2014, 03:36 AM IST

Chinese Army aims for global links through military exercises

The 10-day joint exercise by the Indian and Chinese armies demonstrated that China wants to expand cooperation with foreign countries and build a more transparent image of the world`s largest standing military.

Nov 14, 2013, 19:07 PM IST

Pakistan Army chief to visit China on Monday

Pakistan Army chief Gen Ashfaq Parvez Kayani will travel to China next week on a three-day visit, likely to be his last before he retires next month.

Oct 26, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

North Korea may have 200 mobile missile launchers

North Korea may have up to 200 mobile missile launchers, or twice the number previously estimated by South Korea’s authorities, South Korean media reported Friday.

May 17, 2013, 20:00 PM IST

Iran Revolutionary Guard begins military exercises

Iran`s powerful Revolutionary Guard has begun a three-day ground and air military exercise aimed at upgrading its combat readiness.

Feb 23, 2013, 15:48 PM IST

Iran begins new military exercises

Iran`s regular Army has begun a two-day ground and air military exercise aimed at upgrading its combat readiness.

Oct 30, 2012, 16:06 PM IST

India, China to resume military exercises at ‘the earliest’

India and China on Tuesday decided to resume bilateral military exercises stalled in 2010 as part of efforts to boost defence ties.

Sep 04, 2012, 13:46 PM IST

India mulls joint military exercises with China

Defence ties between India and China are set to gain momentum with New Delhi mulling joint exercises with Beijing next year.

Jun 20, 2012, 21:36 PM IST

Iran holds air defence military exercises

The four-day exercise is aimed at upgrading Iran`s ability to protect its airspace and its nuclear facilities.

Nov 19, 2011, 13:20 PM IST

India, China to hold joint military exercises?

Months after suspending the
high-level defence exchanges, India appears to be moving to
resume military manoeuvres with China as indications emerged
that the two countries could be holding joint exercises
in the near future.

Apr 12, 2011, 18:30 PM IST

Military exercise with South Korea may wait: Robert Gates

Robert Gates says the US and South Korea may wait to hold new joint military exercises.

Jun 04, 2010, 20:21 PM IST