Ukraine could lose the war against Russia without additional military equipment from the United States and its allies, NATO’s top civilian official has warned. “There is an urgent need for more ammunition, more weapons for Ukraine,” NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said Monday while on a trip to South Korea. “If they don’t get that,… Continue reading NATO chief warns Ukraine could lose the war if “urgent needs” for weapons are not met.
On Sunday, Ukrainian soldiers landed in the UK to learn how to use British Challenger 2 tanks against the Russian invaders. The Ministry of Defense has shared photographs of the arrival of the soldiers leaving an RAF plane that took them to British territory. The government reports that the troops will begin training this very… Continue reading Ukrainian soldiers arrive in the UK to learn how to use Challenger 2 tanks.
A Russian company has offered up to five million rubles ($72,000) in cash to the first soldiers to destroy or capture Western-made tanks in Ukraine after the Kremlin promised that Russian forces would wipe out all Western tanks sent to Ukraine. The United States, Germany, and other European countries are preparing to send dozens of… Continue reading Russian company offers rewards for destroying western tanks in Ukraine.
Russia has reacted to reports that Ukraine expects delivery of Western tanks and has begun to show it by preparing the sophisticated missile-laden attack helicopters after news of future tank supplies to Ukraine. One of the upgraded Mi-28NM helicopters was spotted over Ukraine on January 14, days before the decision was made to deliver tanks… Continue reading Russia is getting ready to send Mi-28NM attack helicopters against Leopard and Abrams.
The U.S. and South Korea are expected to hold drills to deal with nuclear threats on the table but have not announced a specific time. U.S. Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin said on January 20 that the United States and South Korea “will hold field exercises based on an increasingly complex scenario, focusing on nuclear threats… Continue reading U.S. and South Korea are about to conduct drills to deal with nuclear threats
The Russian Defense Ministry announced the start of an offensive against the city of Ugledar in the Donetsk region, while the Ukrainian army said it was still standing. “The units of the eastern flank continued their advance, taking advantage of many positions and causing damage to the 1st Ukrainian tank brigade near the city of… Continue reading Russia announced the beginning of the attack on the city of Ugledar.
The US Air Force has completed testing of the HAWC hypersonic weapon to serve other weapons development programs. The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) announced on January 30 that it has collaborated with the US Air Force to complete the final test of the naturally aspirated Hypersonic Weapon program (HAWC). In the test, the… Continue reading US Air Force completed testing of hypersonic weapons.
A four-star US Air Force general has warned that a conflict with China, presumably over Taiwan, may occur as soon as 2025 and has instructed his commanders to push their units to attain maximum operational readiness this year in preparation for the clash. The director of the Air Mobility Command, General Mike Minihan, said that… Continue reading Top US general warns of possible imminent war with China.
The long-awaited Indian Super Sukhoi program is finally getting underway. The Indian Defense Ministry has already asked for $4 billion. Out of a total of 260 Su-30MKI fighters, 150 will undergo full modernization. Almost two years have passed since the Super Sukhoi program was initially scheduled to begin. Due to the invasion of Ukraine by… Continue reading India will install indigenous UTTAM active electronically scanned array radar on 150 Su-30MKI fighter jets.
Preemptive attacks to gain an advantage or reinforce defenses along the front lines before Ukraine receives Western tanks are options Russia can choose. The United States, Germany, Poland, and other allies of Ukraine said on January 26 that they would send dozens of modern tanks to support Kyiv in its confrontation with Moscow. Military experts… Continue reading How Russia can deal with Western tanks in the Ukraine war ?