Civilian Satellite Spots Russian Missile Test – OSINT News

A sharp-eyed satellite imagery analyst caught a Russian destroyer in the act of launching a missile. The destroyer, Severomorsk, was launching a SA-N-9 Gauntlet air defense missile. Missile launches are so brief, they’re rarely caught on satellite imagery…More about this in the link below… https://www.popularmechanics.com/military/navy-ships/a33472839/russian-missile-test-open-source-intelligence-analyst/

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UK and US say Russia fired a satellite weapon in space – BBC News

The US and UK have accused Russia of testing a weapon-like projectile in space that could be used to target satellites in orbit. The US State Department described the recent use of “what would appear to be actual in-orbit anti-satellite weaponry” as concerning. Russia’s defence ministry earlier said it was using new technology to perform […]

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Pentagon report: Russia working with Taliban, others to ‘expedite a US military withdrawal’ | TheHill

Russia is working with the Taliban, Afghan government and others with interests in Afghanistan to hasten a U.S. military withdrawal from the country, the Pentagon said in a report released Wednesday. “Russia very likely continues to support U.S.-Taliban reconciliation efforts in the hope that reconciliation will prevent a long-term U.S. military presence,” the semiannual report to […]

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Russian fighter jets intercepts U.S. Air Force long-range heavy bombers | Defence Blog

Russia’s Eastern Military District fighter jets have been scrambled to intercept the U.S. Air Force B-52H long-range, heavy bombers, the Defense Ministry’s National Defense Control Center reported on Friday… More about this article in the link… https://defence-blog.com/news/russian-fighter-jets-intercepts-u-s-air-force-long-range-heavy-bombers.html

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Russian fighter jet flights in Libya raise US concern | TheHill

The U.S. government is worried Russia is tightening its grip in Libya after fighter jets from Moscow, transferred last month, are now being flown in the north African country in support of Russian mercenaries, a top general said Thursday. U.S. Air Forces Europe-Africa head Gen. Jeffrey Harrigian told reporters that the Russian aircraft, the numbers of which […]

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US fighters intercepted 8 Russian bombers in a week – Business Insider

US Air Force F-22 Raptors have intercepted eight Russian bombers approaching Alaska in the past week as Russia steps up its air patrols near the US. North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) reported Wednesday morning that F-22s, supported by KC-135 aerial refueling tankers and E-3 early warning aircraft, intercepted two Russian bomber formations in the […]

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Russia’s Sukhoi Shows Off Stealthier Vision For Its “Hunter” Unmanned Combat Air Vehicle – The Drive

The existence of Sukhoi’s S-70 Hunter-B (Okhotnik-B) unmanned combat air vehicle (UCAV) is among the biggest military aerospace developments to come out of Russia this decade. The aircraft initially appeared in a flyable form back in January, with its first flight occurring in early August. One of the biggest questions surrounding the large flying-wing drone is just how […]

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Russia’s Putin declares state of emergency after Arctic Circle oil spill

The spill happened when a fuel tank at a power plant near the Siberian city of Norilsk collapsed last Friday. President Putin expressed anger after discovering officials only learnt about the incident two days later. The plant is owned by a subsidiary of Norilsk Nickel, which is the world’s leading nickel and palladium producer. And […]

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