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Indian Coast Guard placed on high alert after Sri Lanka bombings

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New Delhi has beefed up security and surveillance along its maritime borders, reportedly to catch any terrorists fleeing to India from neighboring Sri Lanka, where 290 people were killed in the series of attacks on Easter Sunday. Security has been enhanced in and around naval bases “as a precautionary measure” against the “backdrop” of the Read More

Russian, Indian warships join Chinese Navy’s 70th anniversary celebrations (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

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Indian and Russian warships have arrived at Chinese shores to take part in celebrations and a parade, marking the 70th anniversary of the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) Navy and showcasing the forces of a dozen naval powers. A stealth guided-missile destroyer of the Indian Navy, INS Kolkata, accompanied by tanker INS Shakti, reached the port Read More

New 40mm cannon on Marine Corp amphibious combat vehicle destroys drones, pickup trucks

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A Marine Corps amphibious combat vehicle armed with a 40mm cannon is seen in Kingman, Arizona.(Kris Osborn) Navy and Marine Corps interest in up-gunning its new Amphibious Combat Vehicle with a stronger, longer-range 40mm cannon may have taken a step forward following a live-fire demonstration which blasted off the cannon — destroying enemy pick-up trucks, Read More

Malin React has appointed Graham Penman as business unit manager

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4/15/2019 Photo: Malin React Business Unit Manager Graham Penman. ABERDEEN — Malin React, a newly launched arm of the Malin Group, has appointed industry stalwart, Graham Penman as a business unit manager to head up its operation. With over 25 years of experience in engineering, subsea installation, construction and project management, Graham has previously held Read More

Secretive meeting on US ‘military option’ in Venezuela reveals key figures of invasion push – report

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A hawkish US think tank has hosted a secretive meeting on Venezuela, bringing together American and South American officials to discuss the “use of military force” in the country, investigative journalist Max Blumenthal told RT. The exclusive piece shedding some light on the secretive gathering was published by the Grayzone portal on Saturday. Blumenthal has Read More

‘They’re good help’: Russia comments on big NATO Black Sea drills as it holds own exercise (VIDEOS)

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Russia has held naval maneuvers in the Black Sea as several NATO countries gathered there for ‘Sea Shield 2019’ exercise. Russian military “thanked” the bloc in a tongue-in-cheek fashion for making the drills more life-like. Vessels of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet have been actively training amid the Romania-led NATO drills, which concluded on Saturday, the Read More

US labels Iran’s Revolutionary Guards as ‘terrorists’. But who are they?

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The US has for the first time ever designated an official foreign military institution as a terrorist organization. RT looks at Iran’s Revolutionary Guard Corps, an elite and powerful military force. The Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) was formed shortly after the Islamic Revolution back in 1979, when US-backed Shah Mohammad Reza Pahlavi of Iran Read More

Provoking Russia or propping up Poroshenko? NATO ridiculed over plans to ‘shield’ Ukrainian ships

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Whatever the motivation may be behind NATO’s claims that it will ensure the free movement of Ukrainian vessels through the Crimean Kerch Strait, it’s still “a bad and dangerous” idea, Russian commenters believe. “We are going to make sure that we have the capability to deter a very aggressive Russia,” US ambassador to NATO Kay Read More

Swiss-armed, US-trained: Maltese response team behind raid on migrant-hijacked ship (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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An island nation with a small 1,700-troop army, Malta spent the last three years creating its own elite rapid-response team. The unit entered the spotlight this week after a dramatic raid on a tanker, hijacked by asylum seekers. The Maltese special operations team seized the ship on Thursday morning. The raid was difficult because it Read More

Russian Navy tracks NATO squadron entering Black Sea (PHOTOS, VIDEO)

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Russian ships are keeping a close eye on NATO, whose three frigates recently crossed into the Black Sea, preparing to sail near Crimea and conduct a joint naval drill with Ukraine and Georgia. The large patrol ship ‘Vasily Bykov,’ along with surveillance ship ‘Ivan Khurs,’ both of Russia’s Black Sea Fleet, are closely tracking the Read More