Ministry of Defence

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First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 16 mins ago - 2 reports

MoD: 56 terrorists killed, 27 captured in Amerli

BAGHDAD / NINA / Ministry of Defense announced the killing of 56 terrorists and captured 27 others in Amerli.A source in the Ministry of Defense told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The security forces in collaboration with the popular mobilization ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 16 mins ago]
First reported 35 mins ago - Updated 35 mins ago - 1 reports

Bulgaria's Outlook 2020 to Be Discussed Monday

The Council of Ministers building in Sofia. Photo by BGNESThe government's Security Council is to discuss a controversial report of the Bulgarian Defense Ministry outlining the upcoming reforms in the sector.The document, called Outlook 2020 : Bulgaria ... [Published Sofia News Agency - 35 mins ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 48 mins ago - 1 reports

Security is Israel's top priority

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said security remains as Israel's top priority as cabinet ministers convened Sunday in the south near border with the Gaza Strip.“This was, and remains, (restoring security to Israel's citizens) our supreme concern,” ... [Published Turkish Weekly - 2 hours ago]
First reported 50 mins ago - Updated 50 mins ago - 1 reports

Defense Ministry to Enforce Reform Measures to Improve Military Culture

The Ministry of National Defense will begin Monday enforcing four reform measures requested by a committee tasked with improving military culture.The defense ministry said Monday that under the new guidelines, soldiers will be able to meet visitors on ... [Published Korea Broadcasting System - 50 mins ago]
First reported 23 hours ago - Updated 15 hours ago - 1 reports

A first regiment of tribes formed in Anbar to fight the Islamic State

Ramadi / NINA / A source in the province of Anbar announced the formation of the first regiment of the sons of the tribes, to fight the Islamic Sate organization.The source said in a statement to the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA /: "A number of council ... [Published National Iraq News Agency - 23 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Japan Defense Ministry Requests Largest Budget in History

Japan's defense ministry submitted its largest budget request in history on Saturday . . . the $48.7 billion request is 3.5% more than its current budget . . . Japan has raised its budget the last two years in a row, whileA vehicle emerges from a carrier ... [Published Lignet - 16 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 19 hours ago - 2 reports

Defense Ministry Demanding NIS 20 Billion for War Costs

Already, the state budget is being slashed to pay for war costs - and even more slashing is likely in the coming months ... [Published Arutz Sheva News - 19 hours ago]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

Test flights of six more Apache helicopters

Test flights of six new AH-64E Apache attack helicopters drew spectators to Kaohsiung Saturday, one day after Taiwan took delivery of the aircraft from the United States.The latest is the fourth of five shipments in a NT$59.31 billion (US$2.01 billion) ... [Published Naval Open Source INTelligence - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 2 reports

United States Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel will visit Georgia

Tbilisi 10:04 - 31.08.14 «GHN»Hagel will next travel to Georgia, one of the United States' and NATO's most important and capable partners, Kirby said, reports GHN based on the Ministry of Defense."This will be his first visit to Georgia as secretary, ... [Published Ghn.ge - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 5 reports

Russia Does Not Conduct Any Warfare in Ukraine – Defense Ministry

This summer, the Ukrainian crisis has raised more and more difficult questions. Who shot down the Malaysian flight over Ukraine? Why has the international investigation of its flight recorders in London failed to yield any information so far?   Who are ... [Published Russia Profile - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ukraine’s Militia Uses Soviet Weaponry From Captured Warehouses - Defense Ministry

MOSCOW, August 30 (RIA Novosti) - Self-defense forces in southeastern Ukraine are using the captured Soviet equipment that they got at the abandoned warehouses and captured Ukrainian forces' equipment depots, while they do not receive anything from Russia, ... [Published RIA Novosti - Aug 30 2014]
First reported Aug 30 2014 - Updated Aug 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ministry of Defence scraps deal for 197 copters over graft charges

The Narendra Modi government swung into action on Friday, scrapping a seven-year-old global tender worth thousands of crores for the acquisition of 197 helicopters for the Army and Air Force after the acquisition process got mired in allegations of corruption, ... [Published DailyMe.Com - Aug 30 2014]

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A source in the Ministry of Defense told the National Iraqi News Agency / NINA / "The security forces in collaboration with the popular mobilization and military intelligence, managed to kill 56 terrorists, including leading figures, and captured 27 others and seizing 13 different vehicles belonging to them in Amerli."
Council Member Loh Chin Hua, who is also CEO of Keppel Corporation, added: "By increasing recognition of the training, skills and personal developments acquired during NS, we can further develop a pool of talent and leaders with potential to excel in the business community and elsewhere.”"
A Ministry of National Defense official declined to elaborate, simply saying, "We have not been notified of anything from the U S "
He added that "there is a coordination with Iraqi border guards to prevent the infiltration of terrorists of ISIS organization to our territory."

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