Russia does not own Black Sea region, warns the British Defence Minister

Russia does not own Black Sea region, warns the British Defence Minister

London: The United Kingdom has jumped into the Ukraine-Russia dispute regarding the rights over the Black Sea and Azov Sea regions. The United Kingdom has deployed a destroyer in Ukraine saying ‘The Black Sea does not belong to Russia.’ British Defence Minister Gavin Williamson has said that the deployment of HMS Echo is a warning […]

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Russia will increase missile manufacturing following the US withdrawal from the INF; warns Russian President

Russia will increase missile manufacturing following the US withdrawal from the INF; warns Russian President

Moscow: Three weeks ago, the United States gave Russia a period of 60 days to comply with the terms of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces (INF) treaty. But the Russian Deputy Foreign Minister, Sergei Ryabkov claimed that this period is just an eyewash and the United States has already withdrawn from the INF. Meanwhile, Russian President […]

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Crude oil rates will zoom to $300 per barrel if there is opposition to the OPEC-Russia front; claims Saudi study group

Crude oil rates will zoom to $300 per barrel if there is opposition to the OPEC-Russia front; claims Saudi study group

Riyadh: A study group from Saudi had warned ‘Our analysis shows that back in 2011-2012 when Libya experienced supply disruptions, prices for crude could go to sky-rocket. The same can be repeated in the future. If it were not for the decisions made by Russia and Saudi Arabia as part of OPEC+ cooperation, in 2018, […]

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Reduction in US air attacks in Syria owing to the deployment of Russian S-300 air defence system, claims Russian Deputy PM

Reduction in US air attacks in Syria owing to the deployment of Russian S-300 air defence system, claims Russian Deputy PM

Moscow: Russian Deputy Prime Minister Yury Borisov claimed that the deployment of the Russian S-300 air defence system has resulted in reduction in the air attacks by the United States and allies in Northern Syria. Deputy Prime Minister Borisov also said that this is an important factor for the deployment of the Russian S-300 system. […]

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Russia the second biggest arms producer in the world – SIPRI report

Russia the second biggest arms producer in the world – SIPRI report

Stockholm: The stance adopted by Russian President Vladimir Putin of rapidly increasing Russia’s defence-preparedness to restore its past glory, has placed Russia at the second position in arms production, internationally. It is claimed that this is the result of President Putin’s policies which have resulted in an increased demand for Russian arms. In the meanwhile, […]

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Japanese economy suffers against the background of US-China trade war

Japanese economy suffers against the background of US-China trade war

Tokyo: The Japanese economy has sustained a massive blow due to the raging US-China trade war, with a 2.5% decrease seen in growth rate during the quarter of July-September. It is said that this is the biggest downslide since 2014. Analysts claim that the indications of a global recession have further strengthened due to this […]

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Chinese fighter jets intrude into the South Korean airspace; severe criticism by South Korea

Chinese fighter jets intrude into the South Korean airspace; severe criticism by South Korea

Seoul: China, claiming rights over the East and the South China Sea and creating tensions with Japan and the South East Asian countries, has now provoked South Korea. The incidences of Chinese fighter jets and surveillance aircrafts intruding into the South Korean airspace have more than doubled. It is claimed that China has threatened the […]

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Russia holds war exercises in the Black Sea amid tensions with Ukraine

Russia holds war exercises in the Black Sea amid tensions with Ukraine

Moscow: While there are indications of a conflict between Russia and Ukraine over the incidents in the Azov Sea, Russia has initiated new war exercises in the Black Sea. Submarines, Fighter Jets and missile defence systems are a part of the war exercises, and Ukraine has expressed displeasure over these exercises. In the last month, […]

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60 days granted to Russia to comply with the INF, warns the US Secretary of State

60 days granted to Russia to comply with the INF, warns the US Secretary of State

Washington: US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo issued an ultimatum that if Russia did not comply with the provisions of the Intermediate-Range Nuclear Forces treaty within the next 60 days; the United States will exit it and will take appropriate action. The US Secretary of State also alleged that Russia had been consistently violating the […]

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Japan to purchase 100 F-35 fighter jets from the US

Japan to purchase 100 F-35 fighter jets from the US

Beijing: After adopting an aggressive defence strategy over the last few years, Japan has increased movements to purchase 100 F-25 Stealth fighter jets from the United States. As per information, Japan will be entering into an agreement worth USD 9 billion for this purpose. Japan has already decided to buy 42 F-35 fighter jets from […]

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