Russia signals nod to sale of S-400 anti-aircraft missile to China

Want China Times

A representative of Russia’s arms enterprise Almaz-Antey revealed that China may be the first foreign buyer of its S-400 anti-aircraft missile. Meanwhile, the Russian government has given its approval for the weapon’s export, reports our Chinese-language sister paper Want Daily. […]

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 […]