Russia signs $18 Bln worth of new weapons export contracts – Putin

The Voice of Russia

Russia is the world’s second largest exporter of conventional weapons after the United States, Russian President Vladimir Putin has said. “We have confirmed this once again that Russia is one of the leaders of the global market and remains firmly […]

Taiwan Navy Kidd-class destroyer launches SM-2

Growing Muscle: China’s Neighbors Gear Up for a Fight

Defense News

A Taiwan Navy Kidd-class destroyer launches an SM-2 surface-to-air missile during 2013 drills. Recent difficulties in purchasing certain weapons have made Taiwan look more toward indigenous development. (Getty Images) TAIPEI — The Asia-Pacific naval market is heating up, with massive […]