DoD to Provide $200 Million in Security Cooperation Funds to Ukraine

The Defense Department announced that it will provide $200 million to Ukraine in security cooperation funds for additional training, equipment and advisory efforts to build the defensive capacity of Ukraine’s forces. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD to Provide $200 Million in Security Cooperation Funds to…

Russia admits defeat on its ‘stealth’ F-35 killer by canceling mass production on the Su 57 fighter

Russia announced earlier this month that the Su-57, its proposed entry into the world of fifth-generation stealth fighter aircraft, will not see mass production. “The plane has proven to be very good, including in Syria, where it confirmed its performance and combat capabilities,” Russian Deputy…

U.S TO IMPOSE SANCTIONS IF INDIA BUYS S-400 MISSILES FROM RUSSIA

On June 27, the US announced the postponement of the July 6th 2+2 dialogue where Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj and Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman were to meet their respective US counterparts Mike Pompeo and Jim Mattis. The 2+2 was the first such summit between the…

Govt approves Phase II Strategic Oil Storage facility for emergency stockpile

The government on Wednesday gave in-principle approval to the proposal, announced in the 2017-18 budget, to build two more underground crude oil storages with private partnership to raise emergency stockpile cover by 12 days to 22 days. The proposal envisages building a 4-million tonne (MT)…

Surgical Strikes Video out, shows terror casualties, damage to Pakistani bunkers

For the first time since India announced that it had conducted surgical strikes against terror launch pads in Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK) in September 2016, video clips of these operations were broadcast on several television news channels on Wednesday night. These clips showed some terrorists being…

DELHI’S $100M GIFT A BRIBE FOR INDIAN MILITARY BASE IN SEYCHELLES

India has announced a wide range of initiatives for strategically located Seychelles. To bolster India-Seychelles diplomatic ties, India will grant a USD 100 million Line of Credit to Seychelles. This credit will be granted for the purchase of defence mechanisms and hardware. Indian Military Base…

DoD Honors Employers for Support of Guard, Reserve Employees

Defense Department officials announced the 15 recipients of the 2018 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award, the highest U.S. government honor to employers for support of National Guard and Reserve employees. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE DoD Honors Employers for Support of Guard, Reserve Employees

Rating Realignment for NEC G29A Announced

Navy announced the automatic rating change for active component Sailors holding Navy Enlisted Classification (NEC) G29A from Naval Aircrewman Avionics (AWV) rating into the Naval Aircrewman Operator (AWO) rating, in NAVADMIN 155/18, released June 26. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE Rating Realignment for NEC G29A Announced

USMC Veteran Designs National Native American Veterans Memorial for National Mall

The National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) announced its selection, June 26, of a winning design for the National Native American Veterans Memorial. VISIT THE SOURCE ARTICLE USMC Veteran Designs National Native American Veterans Memorial for National Mall