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Russia and China at the heart of the new Pentagon strategy

The United States views Russia and China as a priority for its defense strategy, unveiled by the Pentagon on Friday. "The competition between superpowers, not terrorism, is now at the forefront of national security," US Defense Secretary James Mattis told a news conference announcing the...

Most important points of the new US national defense strategy

The Pentagon unveiled on Friday a new national defense strategy, the most important points: Long-term strategic rivalry with China and Russia is a key priority for the Pentagon The competition of the superpowers and not terrorism is the focus of American national security Russia...

Pentagon says it does not create a regular “border guard” force in Syria

The Pentagon said on Wednesday it was not creating a new army or a regular border guard force in Syria after Turkey reacted angrily to US plans to train fighters, including Syrian Kurds, for internal security. "The United States continues to train local security forces...

Pentagon calls for easing tension on Turkish-Syrian border

As Turkey prepared to launch a military operation against the Kurdish factions in northern Syria, the Pentagon called on all sides to calm down, saying it took Ankara's concern over the PKK. US Defense Department spokesman Adrian Rankin-Galway said Monday that the US-led international coalition...

Pentagon is producing new types of nuclear weapons to keep up with Russia

The United States is not only working to modernize its nuclear arsenal, but is also looking to diversify it, an official document leaked to the Pentagon says. "The Pentagon is producing new types of nuclear weapons to keep pace with Russia, China and other Washington...

Pentagon confirmed that US, South Korea will give up their exercises

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis on Thursday confirmed that the United States and South Korea agreed not to conduct military exercises in the Korean Peninsula until the end of the Paralympic Games in Pyeongchang, Defense News reported. Earlier, South Korean media reported on such...

Pentagon continues to persuade Turkey not to buy the Russian S-400

The US Defense Department said it was continuing its efforts to persuade Turkey to refrain from buying air defense systems from Russia. "We have told Turkish officials of our concern about the acquisition of the S-400," John Michael, a Pentagon official, told the TASS news...

Three major cities in the US sued the Pentagon

Three major American cities - New York, San Francisco and Philadelphia - on Tuesday, December 26 filed a lawsuit in a federal court against the US Department of Defense. The reason, was the non-introduction of servicemen who are prohibited from owning weapons, into the national...

Former Pentagon official confirmed the presence of “UFO”

A former Pentagon official confirmed that the presence of unidentified, highly developed aircraft and techniques that are no longer used by any country in the world has proved to be “beyond any doubt”. “The presence of unknown and highly developed aircraft objects and techniques that...

Pentagon urges US soldiers to be ready for war

The head of the Pentagon, James Mattis, visited the base of the 82nd Airborne Division stationed in North Carolina, and addressed the military with a parting word. This is reported by the Associated Press. According to him, diplomacy can work only when the country has...

Pentagon has posted a video interception of UFO

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The Pentagon unveiled a video in which the US military follows the unidentified flying object. This is reported by The Independent. The record shows the operation, which in 2004 carried out two F / A-18 Super Hornets fighter off the coast of San Diego. On...

Pentagon is looking for alliances with space objects

The US Department of Defense, the Pentagon, has pictures and videos of two lake-infected pilots for staring at a foreign body known as a "glowing halo" as part of a five-year secret program investigating the existence of space objects at the request of a...

Pentagon engaged in the study of the phenomenon of UFOs: reports

The US Department of Defense was engaged in the implementation of a program to study unidentified flying objects (UFOs) at least since 2007. This was told by the American newspaper Politico on Saturday, December 16. This initiative was called the "Program for Advanced Study of Advanced...

US Defense Secretary confirms US will not respond to Iran militarily

The US response to Iran's "destabilizing" activities in the Middle East will not be military, US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis said on Friday, stressing that he would not go beyond the diplomatic framework. "The US has no intention of responding in this way to Iran,"...

Mattis did not see the threat to the US from the ballistic missiles of North Korea

US Secretary of Defense James Mattis said that, according to the analysis, the intercontinental ballistic missile of the DPRK does not threaten the United States. This is reported by Reuters. "It (the missile - ed.) has not yet shown a threat to us. We continue...

Trump signed Pentagon budget for $700 billion

The budget of the US Department of Defense for the fiscal year 2018 is $ 700 billion, the document was signed by President Donald Trump. The expenses of the military department in the version signed by Trump exceed those set by lawmakers as far...

No big cuts in Russian troops in Syria – Pentagon

The Pentagon on Tuesday said it had not seen any major drawdown of Russian combat troops from Syria, despite Russian President Vladimir Putin's announcement on Monday, reports Reuters. "There has been no significant reduction in combat forces following the previous Russian announcements of planned withdrawal...

Number of Islamic State militants in Syria and Iraq continues to decline – Pentagon

The number of militants of the terrorist group Islamic State in Syria and Iraq continues to decline, Pentagon spokesman Rob Manning told reporters. According to him, in these two countries there are already "less than 3 thousand militants". "It remains to finish the work to ensure...

Russian Armed Forces action in Syria will not affect the priorities of the US in this country – Pentagon

The statement by Russian President Vladimir Putin about the decision to return a large part of the Russian military contingent to Syria in Syria will not affect the priorities and tasks of the US in this country. This was announced on Monday by the representative...

Pentagon did not agree that the US Air Force is interfering with the fight against the IS

The Pentagon did not agree with the statement of the Ministry of Defense of Russia that American aviation is interfering with the fight against the "Islamic state", Russian media reports. "The US coalition, not Russia or the Syrian regime, is the only force that has...

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