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Barrett confirms SOCOM’s sniper rifle contract

The U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) has acquired MRAD sniper rifles from Tennessee-based weapon maker, Barrett Firearms confirmed in a 12 March statement. The statement said that Barrett would supply the MRAD sniper rifle...

Japan criticizes the Russian military drill on disputed islands

The Japanese government notified Russia via diplomatic channels that Russia’s military exercises that began on Tuesday in the south of the Kuril Archipelago were inadmissible, a Japanese Foreign Ministry source told on Wednesday. “The...

German Army’s Panzerlehrbrigade 9 receives motorcycles

The German Army announced on its website on 5 March that Panzerlehrbrigade (Armour Demonstration Brigade) 9 is receiving motorcycles to carry dispatches. The brigade received the first 29 of a total of 84 brand-new...

US Air Force to buy handful of light attack aircraft

Key Points The US Air Force will buy two to three aircraft from each of its previous Light Attack Experiment participants The service was previously non-committal on procuring aircraft The US Air Force (USAF)...

Shoigu details Russian rearmament

The proportion of modern equipment in service with the Russian military has reached 61.5%, Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu told the Duma defence committee on 11 March. “Since 2012, the armed forces have received 109...

Romanian MoD details upcoming deployment to Mali

The Romanian armed forces are to deploy a helicopter unit comprising four IAR 330L Puma aircraft to Gao, Mali, under the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilisation Mission in Mali (MINUSMA), the Romanian Ministry of...

Qatar to buy Altay main battle tanks from Turkey

Qatar officials have disclosed plans to procure new Turkish main battle tanks, called the Altay, according to several media reports. Vice Chairman of the Justice and Development Party (AK Party) Ali İhsan Yavuz said...

Russians training pudgy, tattooed honeypots to target enlisted

MOSCOW – The Russian Federation intelligence “sparrow” school has launched a new program to train fat, tattooed women to seduce lower enlisted analysts, sources confirmed today. “For decades, we’ve trained elegant, sensual, intelligent women...

U.S. Special Operations Command orders advanced sniper rifles

Tennessee-based Barrett Firearms Manufacturing Inc. had got a $49,9 million order for delivering advanced sniper rifles to the U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). The Department of Defense (DoD) announced on Monday an agreement worth...

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