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The army warns the public of massive troop and artillery movements; claims training exercise

By Staff Reporter The army will move a large number of troops and equipment to six districts in Mashonaland Central province for a training exercise, the Zimbabwe Defense Force (ZDF) has announced. The advisory comes amid growing tensions within the ruling executive, as Vice President Constantino Chiwenga plotted to oust President Emmerson Mnangagwa. The movement […]

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Military Artillery Kills Dozens of ISWAP Terrorists in Yobe as 1 CJTF Dies in Borno

Nigerian military artillery shelled an Islamic State West Africa Province (ISWAP) rendezvous killing scores of terrorists in Yobe State. LEADERSHIP understood that the insurgents had converged on a given location like Wulle on motorcycles and vehicles with the intention of carrying out an attack on the nearest military formation. An intelligence report obtained by Zagazola […]

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Iranian guards launch artillery attack on militants in Iraqi Kurdistan

Iran’s Revolutionary Guards launched an artillery attack on Iranian militant opposition bases in the Kurdish region of northern Iraq on Saturday, Iranian state television reported. “The anti-Iranian terrorist headquarters” based in northern Iraq was targeted by guards, state television said, referring to Kurdish rebel groups based there. Iran has accused armed Iranian Kurdish […]

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Ukraine launches 20 airstrikes and 300 artillery strikes against enemy forces in the south of the country

Ukraine launched another strike on the Kakhovka bridge in the occupied zone of southern Ukraine, eliminating more than 50 Russian servicemen and some 20 units of military equipment, and shooting down a combat plane and a helicopter. This is reported by Ukrinform with reference to the Southern Operational Command. The enemy continues its efforts to […]

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Western MLRS, artillery played a decisive role in the counteroffensive of the Ukrainian army – Zelensky

The Ukrainian army managed to partially drive out the Russian invaders from the temporarily occupied areas as soon as they received Western weapons, namely artillery systems. The relevant statement was made by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky in an interview with Ouest-France, reports an Ukrinform correspondent. “The multiple rocket launcher systems, the artillery and the motivation […]

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The Ukrainian army captured the Russian artillery command and observation vehicle 1V1003 | Ukraine – Russia conflict war 2022

According to information published on the “Ukrainian Weapons Tracker“Twitter account on September 19, 2022, the Armed Forces of Ukraine captured a Russian Army 1V1003 Artillery Command and Observation Vehicle that is part of the 1V198 Automated Artillery Fire Control System.Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link Russian Army 1V1003 artillery command and observation […]

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Hanwha set to start production of “artillery killer” missiles

September 22, 2022 by Jon Grevat Hanwha’s Korean Tactical Surface-to-Surface Missile System (KTSSM) from Hanwha, pictured at the DX Korea 2022 show in Goyang. (Janes/Jon Grevatt) Hanwha Corporation will begin mass production of the Korean Tactical Surface-to-Surface Missile System (KTSSM) from 2023, the company announced at the DX Korea 2022 exhibition in Goyang […]

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British artillery seeks greater range and accuracy

With the expected increase in UK defense spending in the coming years, the Royal Artillery (RA) hopes to replace or refurbish its existing guns to enable targets to be engaged more quickly at longer ranges, with better accuracy and greater effect. The Integrated Review (IR) and ensuing MoD Command Document put artillery modernization firmly on […]

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In the Ukrainian army, Soviet-era artillery bows out

MYKOLAIV, Ukraine — Hidden in a ravine of a Ukrainian forest grove, the aging Soviet-era Akatsiya 2S3 howitzer may have been advancing for years, but is not yet retired. The Ukrainian army prefers more effective Western weapons, but it was forced to deploy everything it had at the start of the war, mostly older stocks. […]

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10 more Russian artillery systems destroyed by Ukraine in latest combat losses

Another 10 Russian artillery systems destroyed by Ukraine in latest combat losses. Image: Ukrainian Defense Ministry/Facebook On Tuesday, September 20, the Ukrainian Ministry of Defense released updated figures on combat casualties inflicted on Russian forces since the start of the war, including the destruction of other Russian artillery systems. Ten more Russian artillery systems were […]

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Ukrainian artillery attacks 5 Russian strongholds and damages ammunition warehouses

The General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine posted a celebratory message on its Facebook page on Monday, notifying citizens that Ukrainian forces had damaged Russian strongholds and other key assets in attacks earlier in the day. Russian President Vladimir Putin launched his “special military operation” on Ukraine on February 24, convinced that he […]

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Reliqa on “Modern Artillery” from The Living End

Music Feeds’ Love Letter to a Record series asks artists to reflect on their relationship with the music they love and share stories of how it has influenced their lives. Here Benjamin Knox, drummer of Sydney alternative metal band Reliqa, raises his glass to Modern Artillery (2003) by The Living End. The name Reliqa was […]

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Ukrainian missile and artillery forces hit nine enemy command posts

Missile and artillery units of the Armed Forces of Ukraine hit nine enemy command posts at brigade and battalion level, as well as three groups of enemy personnel and military equipment. The relevant statement was made by the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine on Facebook, reports a correspondent of Ukrinform. “The enemy […]

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The Kremlin is trying to buy ammunition for Soviet artillery systems from Tajikistan

ALONA MAZURENKO — TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2022 12:36 PM The Russian Federation is trying to buy ammunition for Soviet artillery systems in the Central Asian republics and to recruit retired military personnel from these countries to fight in Ukraine. Source: Main Intelligence Directorate Quotation: “The Kremlin is trying to use the resources of the countries […]

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Invaders lose about 350 military personnel, 10 artillery systems, three 3 air defense systems, 17 cruise missiles shot down in last 24 hours – AFU Staff

The combat losses of the Russian occupation army over the past day amounted to about 350 servicemen, and since the start of the full-scale invasion of Ukraine on February 24, on Tuesday morning September 13 , they amounted to about 53,300 people, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine said on its Facebook […]

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Watch: Russia abandoned some of its most powerful artillery in Ukraine

Ukraine accumulates victories and also obtains beautiful war rewards: Following Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky’s announcement on Sunday of the liberation of the town of Izyum in Kharkiv Oblast, images and videos shared online show how quickly Russian forces retreated from the battlefield . Video footage and photographs shared over the past week show Ukrainian soldiers […]

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Poland orders 48 additional Krab artillery systems

By Jakub Wozniak in Artillery, Companies, News, Poland, South Korea, Ukraine, Land vehicles September 12, 2022 The Polish Ministry of Defense (MoN) has approved the purchase of an additional 48 Krab self-propelled gun artillery systems and 36 support vehicles. The total value of this contract amounts to 3.8 billion Polish zlotys or 794 million dollars. […]

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Russian army shells Sumy Oblast with mortars and self-propelled artillery

Kyiv, Sep 11 (IANS): The Russian army struck five hromadas (an administrative unit designating a town, village or several villages and their adjacent territories) of Sumy Oblast in Ukraine in one day. There were no casualties, however, a few buildings were damaged, Dmytro Zhyvytskyi, head of the military administration of Sumy oblast, said on Telegram. […]

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Indian Army to deploy M-777 ultra-light howitzer artillery along LAC in Arunachal Pradesh: Newsdrum

The government has given a major boost to infrastructure development along the nearly 3,500 km long LAC following the eastern Ladakh confrontation that began in 2020 Tezu: Almost all outposts along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Arunachal Pradesh will each have a large helipad for rapid mobilization of troops and military equipment as […]

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US pledges 37,000 artillery shells in latest Ukraine aid package

Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin announced an additional $675 million in security assistance to Ukraine during a meeting of allies and partners at Ramstein Air Base in Germany on September 8. It’s the 20e decline in US stocks since August 2021. Austin made the announcement following the fifth meeting of the Ukrainian Defense Contact Group, which […]

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Russia buys North Korean rockets and artillery for use in Ukraine

South Korean military K-55 self-propelled howitzers during a drill near the demilitarized zone in Paju, South Korea, November 29, 2017. Russia is in the process of buying millions of rockets and shells from North Korea’s artillery for use in Ukraine, a US executive said a defense official, indicating that Western sanctions are seriously hampering Moscow’s […]

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United States: Russia will buy rockets and artillery shells from North Korea | Ap-top-news

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Russian Department of Defense is buying millions of rockets and artillery shells from North Korea for its ongoing fight in Ukraine, according to a recently declassified intelligence discovery. Americans. Brig. General Pat Ryder, the Pentagon’s press secretary, said on Tuesday that “the information we have is that Russia specifically requested munitions.” […]

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Ukrainian artillery destroys the Russian armored vehicle Patrul,…

(MENAFN- UkrinForm) In the Donetsk region, a separate howitzer unit of the airborne assault troops destroyed a Patrul armored personnel carrier with a crew of Russian invaders. This is according to the report of the press service of the forces via Telegram, seen by Ukrinform. “A precise strike” hit one of the most modern Russian […]

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US: Russia to buy rockets and artillery shells from North Korea

September 6, 2022 09:23 By AAMER MADHANI Associated PressWASHINGTON (AP) — The Russian Department of Defense is buying millions of rockets and artillery shells from North Korea for its ongoing fight in Ukraine, according to a recently declassified intelligence discovery. Americans.A US official, who spoke on condition of anonymity to discuss intelligence determination, said on […]

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US says Russia is buying artillery munitions from North Korea – report

Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register WASHINGTON, Sept 6 (Reuters) – U.S. intelligence has estimated that Moscow was buying millions of artillery shells and rockets from North Korea, The New York Times reported, following reports that the Russian military has reportedly started using Iranian-made drones. US officials said they could confirm the […]

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Argentina deploys 900 soldiers, 60 artillery pieces and 80 vehicles in exercise Salinas XI

The ace Argentine Armed Forces Execution of artillery and fire support exercises Salinas XI From August 28 to September 2 in a military training camp located in Salinas del Bebedero, province of San Luis. for the development of the formation, in which were present infodefense.comAbout 900 soldiers, 60 gunners and 80 vehicles were mobilized. exercise, […]

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General Pande donates artillery equipment and mine protected vehicles to Nepal | Latest India News

Army Chief of Staff General Manoj Pande on Monday handed his Nepali counterpart General Prabhu Ram Sharma non-lethal military aid in the form of artillery equipment, mine protected vehicles, medical supplies and horses, the army said. The Indian army chief’s four-day official visit to the neighboring country comes in the wake of Kathmandu, raising concerns […]

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Breaking News in Russia: ‘Drunken’ Artillery Officers Ignored Paratroopers’ ‘Desperate’ Call for Help | World | New

Russian army units are engaged in fierce battles on the Kherson front as they seek to repel Ukraine’s counterattack. The Kyiv forces have made rapid progress and have already managed to break through the Russian defense lines in several places. Over the weekend, they maintained their momentum by liberating more villages and towns in Kherson […]

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Start of production of the Russian Arctic-specific 120-mm self-propelled artillery gun series ‘Magnolia’

Russia has started mass production of the brand new arctic artillery complex “Magnolia”. It has already been reported that the weapon system was successfully tested in cold temperatures in northern latitudes. The Magnolia self-propelled artillery system is built on the DT-30PM chassis of the two-link armored tracked carrier and can perform various tasks in hard-to-reach […]

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Ukrainian drones are back, blasting Russian artillery in the south

A Ukrainian TB-2. Photo via Wikimedia Commons Turkish-made Ukrainian drones detonate Russian equipment in southern Ukraine, helping clear the way for Ukrainian battalions as they fight their way to Russian-occupied Kherson. Videos that circulated online Since Kyiv announced its long-awaited southern counteroffensive on Monday, propeller-driven 1.5-ton Bayraktar TB-2 drones have been hitting a Russian mortar […]

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Russians fire mortars and artillery in Sumy and Chernihiv regions

On September 1, Russian troops continued to bombard the border areas of Sumy and Chernihiv regions in northern Ukraine with mortars, tubes and rockets from their territory. As informed by the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine, the communities of Krasnopillia, Esman, Nova Sloboda, Znob-Novhorodske of the Sumy region and the communities of Novhorod-Siverskyi, Horodnya […]

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Ukraine destroys Russian self-propelled artillery and crew

An attack by Ukrainian troops in Kharkiv resulted in the destruction of a Russian self-propelled gun and its crew as Kyiv maintains its resistance against Putin. The 2S3 Akatsiya self-propelled gun is shown in aerial video erupting into a massive fire after being hit by Ukrainian artillery. In another drone video, the 93rd Brigade of […]

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Ukrainian troops found using Pakistani-made artillery

In a development that may surprise many, the Ukrainian army’s growing need for ammunition amid the war with Russia is now being met with help from Pakistan. Ukrainian gunners were spotted using 122mm HE artillery rounds made by Pakistani Ordnance Factories (POF), according to a series of posts circulating on Twitter. “Ukraine: Ukrainian Army’s massive […]

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Ukrainian soldiers found using Pakistani-made artillery

In a development that may surprise many, the Ukrainian army’s growing need for ammunition amid the war with Russia is now being met with help from Pakistan. Ukrainian gunners were spotted using 122mm HE artillery rounds made by Pakistani Ordnance Factories (POF), according to a series of posts circulating on Twitter. “Ukraine: Ukrainian Army’s massive […]

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Nearly 160 Russian soldiers killed in 220 missile and artillery attacks: Ukraine

A destroyed Russian T-72 tank is displayed in Warsaw, Poland, July 6, 2022. Ukraine’s military said on Tuesday it killed 159 Russian soldiers overnight and destroyed 60 units of Russian military equipment during its counteroffensive in southern Ukraine. WOJTEK RADWANSKI/AFP/Getty Images The Ukrainian army claims to have killed nearly 160 Russian soldiers after launching missile […]

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New artillery attack as IAEA heads for Ukrainian nuclear power plant | Russo-Ukrainian War

Satellite images have shown damage from an artillery attack on the roof of a building right next to nuclear reactors at Ukraine’s beleaguered Zaporizhzhia plant, again raising fears of a radioactive disaster. The latest attack on the plant came as a team from the UN’s nuclear watchdog visited the facility on Monday as Russia and […]

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The Russian army shells the Dnipropetrovsk region using Grads, Hurricanes and heavy artillery

Nikopol and Kryvyi Rih districts in Ukraine’s Dnipropetrovsk region came under enemy fire last night. Valentyn Reznichenko, the head of the Dnipropetrovsk regional military administration, said so in a Telegram article, reports Ukrinform. “The Russian occupation forces fired Grads, Uragans and heavy artillery. […] They hit four communities in two districts,” the message read. Nikopol […]

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Gunships and artillery fire back after 3 US soldiers injured in attacks in Syria

In another back-and-forth this month, the US military said it killed several militants attacking its outposts in Deir ez-Zor in northeast Syria on Wednesday night and Thursday morning. Militants attacked the bases around 7:20 p.m. Wednesday when several rockets landed inside the perimeter of the Conoco Mission Support Site and near the Green Village Mission […]

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Germany announces Vulcan guided artillery shells for Ukraine

The German government updated its previously announced list of weapons for Ukraine on Sunday, including munitions such as more than 250 Vulcan long-range guided artillery shells. Claimed as the “most advanced technology” in “accurate ground artillery fire” by manufacturer Leonardo, the 155mm Vulcan is expected to improve the range and accuracy of Ukrainian artillery against […]

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“Eyes” of artillery on the outskirts of Zaporizhzhia

We meet them on the positions, which are not far from one of the occupied settlements of the Orikhiv district. The enemy is only three or four kilometers from here. Most of the servicemen of the territorial defense battalion of Vasylivka came from temporarily occupied settlements, such as Enerhodar, Dniprorudne and Kamianka. Former nuclear energy […]

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Germany authorizes the sale of 255 Vulcan-guided artillery shells and other weapons to help Kyiv

In a bid to help Ukraine combat Russian aggression, Germany has authorized the sale of 255 “high-precision” 155mm Vulcan guided artillery shells to the war-torn nation. According to the German publication Welt am Sonntag, the exact day when the weapons will be transferred is still uncertain. Also, the German and Italian defense companies jointly produced […]

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Ukrainian forces launch artillery strike on Zaporozhye nuclear power plant

The Ukrainian Armed Forces again bombarded the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant with their Western artillery. Ukrainian self-propelled artillery fires at Russian forces on a front line in the Kharkov region, Ukraine, Wednesday, July 27, 2022 (AP Photo/Evgeniy Maloletka) Ukrainian armed forces launched an artillery strike on the Zaporozhye nuclear power plant and the suburb of […]

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Ukraine develops locally-made artillery system using MTLB tracked armor with MT-12 100mm anti-tank gun | Ukraine – Russia conflict war 2022

The Ukrainian army posted a video on the social network showing the new development of a mobile artillery system based on Soviet manufacture MT-LB multi-role tracked armored vehicle equipped with a towed 100mm MT-12 anti-tank gun.Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link Ukraine has developed a new mobile artillery system using an MTLB […]

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New US aid to Ukraine targets Russian artillery

WASHINGTON — A new $775 million military assistance package for Ukraine marks the first time the United States has sent ScanEagle drones, to target artillery, as well as 105mm howitzers and anti-tank rounds to the Carl Gustaf rifle in the fight against Russia, the Pentagon announced Friday. The latest package of US aid to Ukraine […]

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What Ukraine Can and Cannot Accomplish with Western Artillery

Ukraine destroyed Russian ammunition depots and command centers with advanced artillery systems supplied by the United States and other Western countries. The arrival of the US-supplied High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) enabled Ukrainian forces to hold off Russian invaders in eastern Donetsk province and partially isolate Russian forces in the south of Kherson as […]

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Putin can’t hit the artillery to victory in Ukraine

Ukraine War Update: The Russian military continues to face seemingly insurmountable challenges in Ukraine, even after nearly six months of war. On Day 175 of the Russian invasion, the Russian army continued to press Donbass. Russian casualties The Russian army continues to suffer heavy losses in Ukraine. The force generation problems plaguing the Russian war […]

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New artillery system of the Swiss army: shortlist decision taken

Bern, August 11, 2022 – armasuisse has pre-selected two candidates whose systems for the renewal of medium-range indirect fire support for the Swiss army are currently being evaluated. It is planned to apply to Parliament for the purchase of one of the systems with the army 2026 message. It will replace the M109 self-propelled howitzer […]

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Ukrainian marines say artillery pounding Russian positions

Ukrainian marines say they deployed artillery and shelled Russian positions, providing these images of the weapons in action. The video was recorded somewhere on the Ukrainian front line and shows the soldiers preparing their equipment before the footage cuts off Russian military vehicles, their targets. We can then see soldiers writing messages on artillery shells […]

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42 Malian soldiers killed in suspected jihadist attacks with drones and artillery

Bamako, Mali – Forty-two Malian soldiers died in a sophisticated weekend attack by suspected jihadists using drones and artillery, authorities said on Wednesday, the latest violent incident to rock the troubled country of the Sahel. The toll is one of the bloodiest in Mali’s decade-long insurgency, which has spread from the north of the country […]

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Taiwan wraps up artillery drills in southern island – Reuters

The first phase of the exercise took place on Tuesday and the second on Thursday. The military held firing practice from 155mm self-propelled howitzers and 120mm mortars, in a simulation of defending against an enemy attack, TASS reported. The exercise was routine and had been planned before the exercises by the Chinese armed forces that […]

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Ukraine says artillery hit town near Russian-held nuclear power plant

Susie Blann, Associated Press Posted Tuesday, August 9, 2022 9:47 a.m. EDT Last updated Tuesday, August 9, 2022 9:47 a.m. EDT KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — At least three Ukrainian civilians have been killed and 23 others injured by Russian shelling in 24 hours, including an attack […]

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Taiwan conducts artillery fire drills amid Chinese military war games

Topline Taiwan’s military conducted artillery drills in its southernmost region on Tuesday in response to China’s unprecedented live-fire drills around the island that were due to end on Sunday but have now been extended. Taiwanese soldiers fire artillery during a live-fire exercise in Pingtung. Getty Images Highlights Taiwan’s drills, which are much smaller than China’s, […]

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US authorizes additional $1 billion in security aid to Ukraine, including artillery rockets

The U.S. government has provided an additional $1 billion in security assistance to Ukraine, the largest amount since the war began nearly six months ago, including ammunition for rocket systems. high mobility artillery (Himars). US Secretary of State Antony Blinken made the announcement, reaffirming Washington’s continued support for Kyiv in its defense against Russia. “Today […]

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US Army Takes Delivery of New M7A4 BFIST Armored Artillery Fire Support Vehicles | Defense News August 2022 Global Security Army Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2022

According to images published on the Twitter account of “Ronkainen“On August 8, 2022, the US Army’s 1st Battalion 9th Field Artillery Regiment took delivery of the new M7A4 BFIST (Bradley Fire Support Team) vehicles.Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link The new Bradley M7A4 BFIST artillery fire support vehicle. (Photo source Ronkainen Twitter […]

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Russian-made BM-27 Uragan Rocket Artillery MLRS fighter in Ukraine

The BM-27 Uragan is one of many artillery systems used during the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Despite the age of the BM-27, the system was widely used by Ukraine and Russia. Loading Something is loading. The Russian “Hurricane” serving both Ukraine and Russia: the BM-27 Uragan – The BM-27 Uragan is just one example of […]

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It’s an artillery war, but Ukraine still kills tanks with javelins

A Ukrainian soldier, who identified himself by his call sign, Stus, sits on an empty Javelin missile container near the front lines on July 21. Ukrainian soldiers use the empty containers for several purposes, including sleeping. (Serhiy Morgunov/The Washington Post) NEAR IZYUM, Ukraine – Turns out, Ukrainian soldiers discovered, Javelin holsters make great beds. American-made […]

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Status of Canadian agreement to purchase artillery shells for Ukraine unclear

Breadcrumb Links defense watch Talks are underway to make a purchase from South Korea, but Defense Minister Anita Anand declined to say whether it would go ahead Publication date : August 04, 2022 • 7 hours ago • 3 minute read Minister of National Defense Anita Anand makes an announcement in support of Ukraine during […]

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Russia accused of using Ukraine nuclear power plant as artillery base, sparking disaster fears

The United States has now accused Russian forces of using the Zaporizhzhia nuclear power plant, the largest in Europe, as a “nuclear shield”, prompting senior United Nations officials to insist that the situation at the plant becomes “out of control”. Russia had already drawn heavy criticism after bombings began near the plant in March, when […]

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Ukrainian War: Artillery Battle for the South Will Be Slow and Deadly | world news

The roads leading south are empty of cars. Fighting intensifies here along this front as Ukraine attempts to retake the city of Kherson. We traveled with a military escort through checkpoints, along desolate highways, to reach the slowly moving front lines. The villages have all been heavily shelled – and the situation is getting worse. […]

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How artillery sent by Canada and its allies is helping — and not — on Ukraine’s front lines – National

Deep in a grove of trees near Ukraine’s eastern front lines, a group of soldiers hastily dismantle a pile of branches to reveal a long barrel below, aimed directly at the Russian border. The men rush around the back of the M777 howitzer, loading its chamber with an artillery shell, then step back, fingers in […]

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KMW and Elbit Systems Sign Rocket Artillery Cooperation Agreement

Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW), Elbit Systems Land and Elbit Systems Deutschland, have signed a memorandum of understanding for strategic cooperation in the field of anti-rocket artillery. This cooperation will respond to growing European interest in Multiple Launch Rocket System (MLRS) capabilities. Under the MOU, Elbit Systems will provide an advanced portfolio of MLRS capabilities, ranging from […]

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Russia M777 ‘Livres’ Howitzers, HIMARS MLRS; Destroyed 2 more self-propelled artillery guns – Moscow

The Russian military claims to have destroyed two US M777 howitzers near Stepnogorsk in the Zaporozhye region, continuing the disposal of M777s the US had donated to Ukraine. Earlier, the Russian Defense Ministry released a video showing how the crew of 152mm Giatsint-S self-propelled artillery guns beat down M777 155mm howitzers. At a press conference […]

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News from Russia: ‘Huge plus’ from Western long-range artillery forces for Putin | World | New

Ukrainian crews reload a HIMARS launcher Iryna Terehovych smiled when she heard the word “HIMARS”. She told Express.co.uk the weapons are making a tangible difference on the frontlines. The systems were supplied to Ukrainian forces late last month and have already helped slow, if not halt, Moscow’s brutal advance across the country. She said the […]

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In southern Ukraine, artillery from Kyiv builds bridges and isolates an entire Russian army

Russian supply dumps burn near Kherson. Photo via social networks The 49th Combined Arms Army is the main Russian force in Kherson Oblast in southern Ukraine. This makes it the main Ukrainian army target as the Ukrainians put more weight behind their counter-offensive in Kherson. In recent days, the Ukrainian army has systematically cut off […]

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BAE Systems receives order for more M109A7 artillery

BAE Systems has received a $299 million contract from the US Army to produce 40 sets of the M109A7 self-propelled howitzers and their companion, the M992A3 ammunition carriers. The award, received on July 1, the company says, is for production, delivery and spare parts for these vehicle sets. “The M109A7 is the latest howitzer in […]

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GoCraft will rebuild armored cars and self-propelled artillery in Tallinn | New

The company, owned by businessman Tiit Pruuli, has invested more than 3 million euros in a workshop where armored vehicles can be rebuilt. The hall is expected to be completed by the end of the year. Estonia will get the first private workshop where armored vehicles equipped with weapon systems can be re-equipped with armament […]

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The Russian army lost more than 300 artillery pieces in Ukraine. The old howitzers could replace them.

Ukrainian 2S7s in action. Photo via social networks The Russian army is struggling to replenish its depleted and depleted artillery batteries. According to the Washington, DC-based Institute for the Study of Warfare, satellite imagery indicates the Army removed 60 old 2S7 203-millimeter tracked howitzers from storage in late July. This is a third of the […]

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Ukraine uses new artillery to hit key bridge for Russians in southern Kherson region

At the start of the war, Russian troops quickly overran the Kherson region just north of the Crimean peninsula which Russia annexed in 2014. They faced Ukrainian counterattacks, but largely held their ground. The precise targeting of the bridge contrasted with Russia’s indiscriminate bombardment of civilian areas since the invasion five months ago. The governor […]

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Latvian defense ready to purchase M142 HIMARS artillery rocket systems | Defense News July 2022 Global Security Army Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2022

According to Gatis Kristovskis of Latvian News Agency on July 22, the Latvian Ministry of Defense received offers from potential suppliers of coastal defense missiles and inquired about the purchase of American missiles M142 High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS).Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link M142 HIMARS firing during RED FLAG-Alaska 21-1 […]

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Russia “covered” Kharkivshtinu with tanks and artillery – General Staff

Artillery of Russian invaders. Photo: facebook.com/mod.mil.rus The Russian occupiers keep bombing the Kharkiv region. Lines hit the area with tanks, guns and artillery rockets, the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine announced on the morning of July 26. “Arrivals” were recorded in the areas of the settlements of Borshtova, Pitomnik, Sosnivka, Ruski Tishki, […]

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Ukrainian defenders destroy 3 Russian air defense systems and 7 artillery systems General Staff

Reuters Videos Frontline fighters blocking Russia’s advance HISTORY: Obstruction of the Russian advance in eastern Ukraine: a Ukrainian battalion and a unit of foreign nationals who responded to the call for help from kyiv. Ukrainian people,” is the message on this mortarboard. Artillery rains most nights. Denis Polishchuk’s nom de guerre is “Canada” because he […]

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Russian artillery division decimated by armed forces, says Ukraine

Ukrainian forces destroyed a Russian artillery division that included howitzers, troops and other equipment, according to the Ukrainian Armed Forces Airborne Assault Troops Command. The command made the announcement in a Facebook post on Friday and shared a video it said showed the division being decimated by the onslaught of Ukrainian airborne and ground troops. […]

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M142 HIMARS: US artillery pounding Russia in Ukraine

If you left all military means to their own merits when Russia launched its “Special Military Operation” in Ukraine on February 23, 2022, chances are Ukraine would have been overwhelmed within the first month. The Ukrainian defenders, however, proved as skilful as they were stubborn. They also made the most of the time gained by […]

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UK to send dozens of artillery guns and hundreds of drones to Ukraine

The UK will supply dozens of artillery guns, hundreds of drones and hundreds of other anti-tank weapons to Ukraine in the coming weeks, the Defense Secretary has revealed. The delivery of the new equipment will significantly boost UK support as the country fights to repel Russia’s brutal and unwarranted invasion. More than 20 M109 155mm […]

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Artillery kills nine civilians, Baghdad blames Turkey

– Baghdad accuses Turkey of artillery fire that killed nine civilians Nine people were killed and twenty-three injured following artillery attacks on amusement parks in the autonomous region of Kurdistan. Iraq blames Turkey, but Ankara blames “terrorist organizations”. Iraqis demonstrated on Wednesday night against Turkey’s military offensive. Here in the streets of Karbala in Iraqi […]

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Iraqi PM furious as Turkish artillery kills 9 tourists; Ankara accepts no responsibility

BAGHDAD/JEDDAH: Iraqi authorities said at least nine civilians died in a Turkish artillery attack on Wednesday that hit a village in the autonomous region of Kurdistan. The victims, including two children, were tourists visiting an amusement park in the hilltop village of Parakh in Zakho district, according to official Iraqi media. The attack drew an […]

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Russia sends “machine gun artillery division” from the Pacific Islands to Ukraine

ADDED DATELINE – Russian President Dmitry Medvedev walks near a Soviet-era fortification during … [+] his visit to Kunashir, one of the Kuril Islands, November 1, 2010. Medvedev stoked Japan’s anger on Monday with a visit to the Kuril Islands, an isolated territory at the heart of a decades-long dispute with Tokyo. Japan summoned Russia’s […]

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Naval Artillery System Market Share, Growth and Analysis Report to 2022

MarketandResearch.biz published a new research publication on Global Naval Artillery System Market. This dossier will also hold historical significance while learning about the industry from 2022 to 2028 and will illustrate the annual growth rates throughout this tenure. The report covers key developments in the global Naval Artillery Systems market as organic and inorganic growth […]

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This US rocket artillery system is devastating the Russians in Ukraine

During World War II, the Soviet Union used Katyusha rocket artillery to pulverize German forces, especially the defenders of Berlin during the final days of the war. In the 21st century, following the Russian invasion of Ukraine on February 24, 2022, anti-rocket artillery again plays a major role on a European battlefield. However, this weapon […]

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Ukrainian troops train with howitzers optimized for guided artillery rounds

Ukrainian troops are currently training on the M777A2 towed howitzer, optimized for firing GPS-guided artillery shells. These are the same shells that were promised under Washington’s latest $400 million military aid package. The M777A2 comes with a digital fire control system that includes GPS aiming capability as well as standard digital fire control systems that […]

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Ukraine devastates Russian artillery depots ahead of offensive | Russo-Ukrainian War

Ukraine destroyed a series of Russian ammunition depots in the 20th week of the war, demonstrating the effectiveness of US-supplied High Mobility Artillery Rocket System (HIMARS) rocket systems and other Western systems , and worrying Russian military observers. These Ukrainian attacks appear to be part of preparations for a summer counter-offensive in the southern districts […]

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Russian artillery barrage kills more civilians across Ukraine, local leaders say

1/5 A Russian soldier walks past a destroyed building in Severodonetsk, Ukraine on Tuesday. Russian forces have attempted to step up shelling in eastern Ukraine to build on the momentum of the recent capture of several key areas in Donbass, such as Severodonetsk. Photo by Sergei Ilnitsky/EPA-EFE July 13 (UPI) — Increased Russian shelling across […]

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The German-made 155mm Panzerhaubitze 2000 (PzH 2000) self-propelled artillery gun is in action against Russian forces

In a significant increase in Ukrainian artillery capabilities, the German-made 155 mm Panzerhaubitze 2000 (PzH 2000) self-propelled artillery has been transferred to Ukrainian forces and is in action against Russian forces. According to public announcements, Germany transferred seven PzH 2000s, with the Dutch adding five more platforms for an initial total of a dozen. Germany […]

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In the middle of Ukraine, superpowers refocus on artillery warfare

China tested its new vehicle-mounted howitzer during a live-fire exercise in the Gobi Desert on July 5. Given the renewed importance of artillery in the wake of the ongoing war in Ukraine, which has prompted even the US military to prioritize long-range firing capability, the most recent howitzer test is crucial. In order to test […]

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Find out what it means for Ukraine to fire 3,000 artillery shells a day

A former US Army infantry officer explains the artillery duel unfolding in Ukraine: Wow, talk about a damn steamy artillery duel. You would be surprised to know that the Ukrainians are shooting 3,000 155 mm howitzer shells per day. That doesn’t even include the whole Soviet era 152mm shells sent from a distance by the […]

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Ukraine says forces destroyed Russian artillery battery in Kherson

A Russian artillery battery was destroyed by defending troops, according to images shared by Ukraine. Ukraine’s Strategic Communications Center (StratCom) said on July 10 that the attack took place in Ukraine’s southern region of Kherson Oblast. Footage shows a line of Russian military equipment hidden on fire in a rural area. Zenger News has contacted […]

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Ukrainian artillery was eight times larger than the Russian foreign legion

Ukrainian heavy artillery is outnumbered by about eight to one by Russian guns, putting Ukraine at a significant disadvantage, a spokesman for Ukraine’s International Legion said Monday. Damien Magrou, spokesman for the unit made up of foreign nationals, told a briefing in Kyiv that more weapons from Ukraine’s western partners were needed to close the […]

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Give Ukraine More Artillery and Let the Navy Break the Russian Blockade | News, Sports, Jobs

Before spanning the continent and prefiguring the horror of modern European history – religious impulses sublimated by politics – Napoleon Bonaparte was an artillery captain. Today, another roughly 5-foot-6 brutalist wages a war dominated by artillery. Vladimir Putin will prevail unless Ukraine’s allies quickly supply him with more sophisticated modern artillery. The […]

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Watch the Ukrainian 40th Artillery Brigade destroy Russian tanks in Kharkiv

Video footage from Ukraine 40e The Artillery Brigade shared online last week shows Russian armored vehicles being destroyed by indirect fire in Kharkiv Oblast. The incidents took place in an area just west of Luhansk Oblast, the so-called People’s Republic which Russia declared independent at the start of the invasion. As fighting in Luhansk Oblast […]

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3,000 NATO 155mm artillery shells fired per day

A senior defense official told reporters during a Friday briefing that Ukrainian forces were firing some 3,000 155mm shells a day at Russian forces. The revelation came amid questions over the latest tranche of arms and ammunition sent to Ukraine, including, for the first time, 1,000 155mm “smart” guided rounds. The official said that despite […]