U.S. ships seize $100 million of hash, heroin in the Gulf of Oman
U.S. ships seize $100 million of hash, heroin in the Gulf of Oman Interdiction teams from a U.S. Navy destroyer and a U.S. Coast Guard cutter boarded two separate vessels Tuesday and Wednesday.28 minutes ago

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30 Sep, 2022
‘I Apologize’: The Navy’s Pay Boss Says Discharge Paperwork Delays Being Fixed After months of anecdotes and reports of sailors suffering through delayed separation paperwork, the admiral who oversees the...
After months of anecdotes and reports of sailors suffering through delayed separation paperwork, the admiral who oversees the...

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military.com
30 Sep, 2022
Biden Vows Russia Won't 'Get Away with' Ukraine Annexation The United States and its allies are hitting back at Russia’s annexation of four more Ukrainian regions, slapping sanctions...
The United States and its allies are hitting back at Russia’s annexation of four more Ukrainian regions, slapping sanctions...

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military.com
30 Sep, 2022
100 Lawmakers Press for Answers on Pharmacies Leaving Tricare In a letter sent Thursday to Seileen Mullen, the acting assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, the lawmakers...
In a letter sent Thursday to Seileen Mullen, the acting assistant secretary of defense for health affairs, the lawmakers...

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military.com
30 Sep, 2022
House OKs Bill to Avert Government Shutdown, Aid Ukraine The Democratic-led House passed a short-term spending bill on Friday that finances the federal government through mid...
The Democratic-led House passed a short-term spending bill on Friday that finances the federal government through mid...

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military.com
30 Sep, 2022
Messy Relocation of Bragg Soldiers from Moldy Barracks Underway with the Army Short on Other Options The bulk of soldiers in Fort Bragg, North Carolina's troubled Smoke Bomb Hill barracks have been relocated after Army leaders...
The bulk of soldiers in Fort Bragg, North Carolina's troubled Smoke Bomb Hill barracks have been relocated after Army leaders...

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military.com
30 Sep, 2022
Kenyan Policy Makers Underscore Need To Review Policy Towards China
Nairobi: The lopsided trade and investment ties with Beijing are gradually alarming the Kenyan policymakers and underscoring the need to review policy towards China.The development comes in the light of Kenya's massive reliance on China for its technical equipment which is apparently undermining various security and public services in the country due to quality issues, reported Financial Post.Recently, Kenyan Armed Forces reported substantial faults in drones procured from Chinese suppliers, cau

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indiandefensenews.in
30 Sep, 2022
U.S. Calls Russian Annexation of Ukrainian Territories Act of 'Land Grab'
Washington: US Secretary of State Antony Blinken on Thursday accused Russia of the annexation of Ukrainian territories and called it illegal under international laws, media reports said.Describing Russia's move as an act of 'land grab', Blinken said that the US will never recognise the annexation by Moscow."The Kremlin's sham referenda are a futile effort to mask what amounts to a further attempt at a land grab in Ukraine," Blinken said in a statement, Al Jazeera reported.After Kremlin said that

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30 Sep, 2022
China Certifies Homegrown C919 Passenger Jet With Several Foreign Sourced Components To Compete With Boeing, Airbus
The third prototype of China’s home-built passenger jet C919 takes off during its first test flightChinese regulators have approved the country’s first domestically produced large passenger jet, local media said, with Beijing hoping the plane will challenge foreign models such as the Boeing 737 MAX and Airbus A320.The C919 narrow-body jet, built by state-owned Commercial Aircraft Corp of China (COMAC), was certified at Beijing Capital Airport in an official ceremony Thursday, according to re

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30 Sep, 2022
Terrorists Who Targeted Agniveer Army Rally Eliminated In Baramulla Encounter
Two encounters are underway in South Kashmir's Shopian and North Kashmir's BaramullaSenior superintendent of police (SSP), Baramulla, Rayees Mohammad Bhat on Friday said that terrorists who came to disrupt the ongoing Army Rally in North Kashmir's Baramulla district were killed in an encounter. Two encounters broke out between security forces and militants in Shopian and Baramulla districts of Jammu and Kashmir in the early hours of Friday. Both the terrorists were linkd with proscribed with ter

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30 Sep, 2022
BJP Throttling Democracy By Not Conducting Assembly Polls In Jammu & Kashmir: Congress
On PFI ban, the JKPCC president Viqar Rasool said that outfit was not present in J-K and the AICC will respond to that. However, he sought a ban on the RSS as wellJammu and Kashmir Pradesh Congress Committee (JKPCC) on Thursday accused the BJP of throttling democracy by not conducting the assembly elections in the union territory, saying it was a ploy of the ruling party at the Centre.On PFI ban, the JKPCC president Viqar Rasool said that outfit was not present in J-K and the AICC will respond t

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indiandefensenews.in
30 Sep, 2022
Pakistan Begs IMF To Ease Harsh Terms On Power Tariffs, Fuel Taxes
Islamabad: Amid a worsening economic crisis due to floods, high inflation and depreciating currency, Pakistan on Friday urged the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to ease harsh terms which require Islamabad to increase power tariffs and fuel taxes over next six months.The reminder was given by Finance Minister Muhammad Ishaq Dar during a virtual meeting with IMF Mission Chief Nathan Porter, reported The Express Tribune.During the first interaction, Porter asked the finance minister about the sp

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indiandefensenews.in
30 Sep, 2022
The Desi Apache Light Combat Chopper Enhances IAF's Offensive Power; Adds More Teeth To Its Bite
In a major boost to ‘Make in India’ in defence, The Indian Air Force is set to induct the ‘Made-in-India’ Light Combat Helicopter (LCH) at the Jodhpur Air Force Station on October 3, 2022, making it the most lightweight helicopter to become part of the Indian defence forces giving impetus to high-altitude counter-insurgency operationsThis cardinal move comes amidst a paradigm shift in the Indian Aerospace and Defence walks. Designed, developed and manufactured by Hindustan Aeronautics L

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indiandefensenews.in
30 Sep, 2022
Pakistan's Largest Private Bank Habib Bank Limited (HBL) 'Aided Al-Qaeda Terror'
Islamabad: Pakistan's largest multinational private sector bank Habib Bank Limited (HBL) is facing allegations in the United States of facilitating terror financing by aiding al-Qaeda, media reports said.According to the plaintiff the bank aided and abetted al-Qaeda's terrorism and joined in a conspiracy to launch attacks that killed or injured 370 people in Afghanistan between 2010 and 2019, reported Dawn.However, the bank said that it is contesting the charges "fully and vigorously" in a US co

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indiandefensenews.in
30 Sep, 2022
Famed IAF Pilot Abhinandan Varthamanam's MiG-21 Squadron Bows Out From Srinagar Today
Raised in Chandigarh, the 51 Squadron moved to Srinagar on 1 May 1986. It was initially equipped with MiG-21 Type 76 and then with the Bisons in January 2004, which were an upgraded aircraft.The crest of the squadron portrays muscular arms firmly grasping a sword, depicting the motto ‘Vijyaye Parakramah’ which means valour for victory.During its 38 years of existence, the 51 Squadron has participated in multiple operations, including Operation Brasstacks in 1987, Operation Safed Sagar in 199

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indiandefensenews.in
30 Sep, 2022