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Precision Artillery Shells Included in Latest Security Assistance Program for Ukraine > U.S. Department of Defense > Department of Defense News

The United States plans to provide more assistance to Ukraine with another $400 million Presidential Withdrawal Authority security package. This latest set of equipment and supplies includes something the United States has yet to send to Ukraine: 1,000 155mm artillery shells touted as having higher accuracy. “It’s a new kind [of] 155mm artillery rounds,” a […]

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Over 200 invaders killed in Ukrainian artillery strike

As a result of a Ukrainian artillery strike on the base of the Russian occupation forces in the village of Horokhovatka, Kharkiv region, more than 200 invaders were killed. This was reported to Guildhall by a source in the Ukrainian intelligence community, according to Ukrinform. “Ukrainian armed forces launched an artillery strike on the positions […]

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Give more artillery to Ukraine, break the Russian blockade |

WASHINGTON — Before invading 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 war […]

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Give Ukraine More Artillery and Let the Navy Break the Russian Blockade | Military

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Will: Give Ukraine More Artillery and Let the Navy Break the Russian Blockade | Z-non-digital

Before spanning the continent and foreshadowing the horrors 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 war in Ukraine […]

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Russian artillery bombards Donetsk as new offensive is underway in eastern Ukraine

Ukrainian defenders fought desperately to resist a major Russian offensive in the Donetsk region, with the enemy launching heavy artillery fire to clear the way for advancing ground forces, a senior Ukrainian official said on Wednesday. After Russian forces took control of Lysychansk, the last stronghold of Ukrainian resistance in Lugansk, on Sunday, the Ukrainian […]

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Video shows first kill of Ukrainian anti-tank artillery

A video shared on social networks Saturday shows an unusual weapon destroying a Russian vehicle, slamming downward at incredible speed and setting off an explosion inside. Close examination suggests this is the first sign that Ukraine is deploying an EFP, a type of weapon fired at long range from Western-supplied 155mm howitzers. These clever artillery […]

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Ukrainian artillery blasts 2 Russian armored vehicles using howitzers

Ukrainian forces reportedly destroyed two Russian armored vehicles, as seen in footage released by the Ukrainian military. Footage appears to show at least one Ukrainian howitzer opening fire on Russian positions and causing large explosions as vehicles are destroyed. It’s unclear exactly where in Ukraine the footage was taken, but the footage was obtained Monday […]

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UK trains Ukrainian forces on L119 artillery in South West England

Ukrainian training on L119 in the UK: Reports this week revealed how the British military began training Ukrainian troops several weeks ago in Wiltshire, a county in south-west England. The news comes less than two weeks after Prime Minister Boris Johnson visited Kyiv, Ukraine, and promised a UK-led troop training programme. BBC News reports that […]

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NATO’s low artillery stock threatens deterrence against Russia

NATO faces a significant challenge in adequately supplying its new high-readiness force with ammunition to defend against a possible Russian invasion, defense experts have said. European countries have sent significant amounts of their stockpiles of weapons to Ukraine, raising concerns about equipping the alliance’s new high readiness force of 300,000 soldiers on the eastern flank. […]

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BREAKING: Russian forces flee Snake Island after Ukrainian artillery strikes – Reuters

Russian troops have withdrawn from the infamous Snake Island, also known as Zmiyny Island, after the strategically important territory came under “massive” missile and artillery strikes from Ukrainian forces, UAMap live reports. This morning, Thursday June 30, Ukrainian forces launched a new wave of long-range strikes against the Russian Federation (RF)-occupied island of Zmiyny, with […]

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Ukrainian artillery eliminates Russian vehicles after parachute reconnaissance

Footage released by Ukrainian military officials reportedly shows how artillery shot down Russian military vehicles after carrying out reconnaissance with paratroopers. The images show what appears to be a farm surrounded by a group of vehicles and somewhat camouflaged by canoes. The area appears to be hit multiple times, with smoke rising into the air […]

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Putin’s artillery devastated by Ukrainian military attack using US howitzers – VIDEO | World | New

Kremlin forces suffered a critical loss in an attack by the Ukrainian 81st Airmobile Brigade. A group of Russian 2S3 Akatsiya units was devastated by a strategic attack by Ukrainian military forces against Vladimir Putin’s invaders. Video footage from Ukraine showed craters in the ground after the attack, alongside the remains of a collection of […]

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Ukrainian artillery and special forces blast a column of Russian rocket-launching vehicles to pieces

A column of Russian multiple rocket launchers was blown to pieces by artillery with the help of Ukrainian special forces. It is unclear exactly where in Ukraine the footage was filmed, but the footage was obtained from the Special Operations Forces Command (SSO) of the Armed Forces of Ukraine, who said: “First of all, it’s […]

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Ukrainian artillery is about to become much more accurate

Photo by Ukrainian Ministry of Defense It’s official. The United States has provided, or soon will be supply laser-guided artillery shells to the Ukrainian army. The 155-millimeter-diameter Excalibur shells, which focus a spot of laser light and can hit enemy vehicles in forests, revetments and alleys, could help the Ukrainians reduce the firepower advantage of […]

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Philippine Army Creates New Artillery Unit to Operate ATMOS 155mm 6×6 Self-Propelled Howitzers | Defense News June 2022 Global Security Military Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2022

According to information published by the Philippine News Agency on June 24, 2022, the Philippine Army activated a new artillery unit, the 10th Field Artillery, which will operate the 12 newly acquired ATMOS 155 mm 6×6 self-propelled howitzers manufactured by the Israeli company Elbit Systems.Follow Army Recognition on Google News at this link New Philippine […]

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2S3 Akatsiya: The deadly artillery both Russia and Ukraine use

The base of the Russian artillery: the 2S3 Akatsiya artillery system – As a relic from the end of the Cold War, the Soviet-designed 2S3 Akatsiya continues to be used extensively by Russia and Ukraine during the Russian invasion of Ukraine. Despite its age, the artillery system (whose Russian nickname means “Acacia” in English) is […]

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Caesars are 19.5 ton artillery units in Ukraine

Russia has depended on heavy artillery for centuries, and the way it is waging its war in Ukraine proves that little has changed. Modern artillery can fire expensive munitions that can be precisely guided to, in the best possible scenario, only hit the target, but it seems clear from the damage inflicted on civilians in […]

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Artillery Systems Market by Growth Rate, Research Methodology,

Artillery Systems Market The Artillery Systems Market report by “The Insight Partners” highlights key drivers and opportunities attributed to the market expansion over the analysis period. It also gives detailed information on the challenges and threats that may hamper revenue generation in the coming years. Furthermore, the report also provides crucial information about the leading […]

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Mobile howitzers take center stage at Eurosatory as artillery fighting intensifies in Ukraine

PARIS – Producers of 155mm mobile howitzers are seeing renewed interest from European nations following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine, with the most recent Eurosatory biennial defense exhibition taking a centered approach on artillery. The show, held last week in Paris, featured companies from around the world displaying 155mm howitzers in operation or in the design […]

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Creomagic conducted an artillery demonstration in Asia

Creomagic, an Israeli developer of high-speed wireless cognitive mesh technology solutions, announced that its wideband MANET radio systems demonstrated high-speed data communications and networking without streaming, during a demonstration on the field of artillery target acquisition, for an undisclosed Asian army. The demonstration included a wide deployment of CREOEDGE vehicle radios, installed in customer vehicles […]

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Ukrainian artillery strikes a farm housing Russian armored vehicles

Ukrainian artillery reportedly hit a hangar on a farm that housed Russian armored vehicles. The footage appears to show a farm with Russian troops present. The area is then bombarded several times, several buildings being hit and Russian armored vehicles are said to have been destroyed. The footage was obtained Tuesday evening from the 45th […]

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Ukrainian artillery allegedly eliminated Russian troops in the Kherson region

Footage purports to show Ukrainian troops eliminating Russian soldiers in the Kherson region of southern Ukraine. The images released appear to show Ukrainian artillery targeting entrenched Russian positions in the area. It’s unclear exactly where in the region of Kherson Oblast in southern Ukraine the footage was taken, but it was obtained Monday evening from […]

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CAESAR howitzer: new generation French artillery helps Ukraine fight Russia

For all the high-tech weaponry that accompanied warring forces in Russia’s 2022 “special operation” against neighboring Ukraine, the crux of its outcome – and the cause of much of the misery of those civilians caught between the two sides—is the artillery, either cannons, howitzers, or tanks whose own big guns supplement them. Although the Russians […]

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Inside Ukraine’s elite artillery squads’ deadly duel with Russian forces as Zelensky begs for long-range weapons

THE Sun joined Ukrainian artillery in a deadly duel with Russian forces – and saw a crack team launch a rapid strike within ten minutes before rushing to safety. We got exclusive access to a Ukrainian howitzer crew pounding the southern front with 152mm shells. 6 The Sun joined Ukrainian artillery in a deadly duel […]

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Ivy Mass: Rocket Artillery supports 4ID

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail By Spc. Collin MacKown | 4th Infantry Division Public Affairs Office FORT CARSON, Colo. — Soldiers from Alpha Battery, 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery Regiment, 75th Field Artillery Brigade, participated in Ivy Mass, a joint force live-fire exercise on June 8, 2022. The 75th Field Artillery Brigade […]

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Industrial deal brings Poland one step closer to acquiring South Korean artillery system

SEOUL — The Polish arms group signed a memorandum of understanding with South Korean firm Hyundai Rotem to develop and manufacture the K2PL tank for the Polish military, at the Eurosatory defense show in Paris this week. Amid Russia’s ongoing invasion of Ukraine, Poland is accelerating its efforts to acquire South Korean defense equipment, seeking […]

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Rocket Artillery Support 4ID – Fort Carson Mountaineer

FORT CARSON, Colo. – Soldiers with Battery One, 1st Battalion, 14th Field Artillery Regiment, 75th Field Artillery Brigade, from Fort Sill, Oklahoma, fire live ammunition into a high-speed artillery rocket system mobility (HIMARS) in support of Ivy Mass at Fort Carson June 8, 2022. Ivy Mass is a live-fire exercise that demonstrates and validates the […]

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Ukrainian artillery strikes reportedly destroyed Russian electronic warfare station

Footage from Ukrainian military officials claims to show that a Russian radar station in Ukraine was destroyed in a series of artillery strikes. On Wednesday, Zenger News obtained the footage from the Ukrainian National Guard, the Ukrainian National Gendarmerie and the Internal Military Force. The National Guard said: “The National Guard destroyed an electronic warfare […]

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Eurosatory 2022: Belgium seeks interoperability with new Caesar artillery vehicles

The DGA has ordered nine Caesar 6×6 Mark II from Nexter to equip the Belgian land component from 2027. This contract, for an undisclosed amount, is part of a Franco-Belgian intergovernmental agreement aimed at strengthening military interoperability by pooling equipment and aligning doctrines. The Caesars will join the Jaguar and Griffon armored vehicles in the […]

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US grants Ukraine billion-dollar military aid package including artillery and anti-ship missiles

Topline President Joe Biden announced on Wednesday that the United States would send Ukraine $1 billion in additional military aid, including anti-shipping systems, artillery rockets and munitions. TOPSHOT – Members of the Ukrainian Territorial Defense Forces examine new weaponry, including NLAW … [+] anti-tank systems and other portable anti-tank grenade launchers, in Kyiv on March […]

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CAESAR: the French self-propelled artillery system now in Ukraine

Most self-propelled howitzers are tracked vehicles. This is especially true of older models of mobile guns used by the Ukrainian army. But France still answered the call. Paris sends even more French CAESAR independent wheeled guns to Ukraine, to better bombard Vladimir Putin’s forces. This is a long tube gun that fits in the back […]

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Five dead, 22 injured in Ukrainian artillery attacks in Donetsk, Russian-backed separatists say

Separatist officials and Russian news agencies reported several Ukrainian artillery strikes, including at a market. Russian news agencies later reported that a shell fell on a maternity ward in the city of Donetsk, starting a fire and prompting staff to send patients to the basement. None of the attacks have been independently confirmed and it […]

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Russian artillery shells Sievierodonetsk | Reuters

Sievierodonetsk at the epicenter of the Battle of Donbass Fierce fighting in the city – Zelenskiy Russian troops control around 70% of the city, regional governor says Hundreds of civilians take shelter in a chemical plant KYIV/BAKHMUT, Ukraine, June 13 (Reuters) – Russian forces invaded the eastern Ukrainian town of Sievierodonetsk and pounded an area […]

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Ukraine War Update, Day 108: Ukraine is now an artillery war

Ukraine War Update: On day 108 of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Russian military is still seeking a breakthrough in the Donbass, more than a month after Moscow launched its new offensive in eastern Ukraine. Fighting in the Donbass Most of the fighting is still concentrated in and around Severodonetsk as both sides try […]

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The inquest into the death of a Royal Artillery soldier is set to resume this month

The inquest into the death of a Royal Artillery soldier at Larkhill Garrison near Stonehenge is set to resume later this month. Bomber Nadine Dorothy Askew, 31, from Sunderland, died on July 22. The inquest into his death was opened on July 30 last year and adjourned. Wiltshire and Swindon area coroner Ian Singleton is […]

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Western artillery is already making a difference for Ukraine – regional governor

Artillery systems supplied by the West are already making a difference on the ground for Ukraine and it is “only a matter of time” before its forces regain significant ground in the south, said Wednesday. the governor of the Mykolaiv region. Governor Vitaliy Kim, whose region is partially occupied by Russia but remains one of […]

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Russia lost 1,393 tanks in Ukraine and 703 artillery pieces in Ukraine

Military expert and internal defense columnist Stavros Atlamazoglou breaks down the latest updates on the war in Ukraine – On day 105 of the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the Russian army is still trying to capture Severodonetsk. Over the past few days, Russian forces have made considerable gains, but Ukrainian defenders still hold positions in […]

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Russia shows the firepower of Pion artillery pieces

New video footage shows the tremendous firepower of Russian 2S7 Pion artillery pieces as troops unload them at Ukrainian military targets. Released by Russia’s Defense Ministry, the video footage opens with the artillery pieces, which are daubed with white “Z” symbols, loaded with shells as they sit in a field. The sequence ends with the […]

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Russian forces hit Ukrainian positions hard with missiles and artillery

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UK to send long-range artillery rockets to Ukraine despite Russian threats | world news

Britain is to supply long-range artillery rockets to Ukraine, despite Russian President Vladimir Putin’s threat on Sunday to bomb new targets if similar weapons from the United States were delivered to Kyiv. The UK will send a handful of tracked M270 multiple rocket launcher systems, which can hit targets up to 50 miles away, in […]

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US Army wants 1,000 mile artillery gun (thanks to Russia)

The US military is watching the war in Ukraine closely and realizing that it needs long-range weapons – think artillery – that can hit from as far away as possible: If the US military has its way, it will one day get a howitzer capable of firing at ranges of over 1,000 miles. Although it […]

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Star Wars Artillery Stormtrooper Helmet Replica Arrives From Hasbro

| Hasbro is back with another Star Wars: The Black Series electronic helmet replica from The Mandalorian. The Empire grows stronger as another Stormtrooper arrives with the Artillery Stromtrooper. This new class of soldier debuted in The Mandalorian Season 2 alongside returning Boba Fett. Star Wars fans get another 1:1 scale replica helmet with the […]

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A montage shows a Russian artillery barrage on Ukrainian targets

This video montage purports to show a devastating artillery attack destroying several military targets in Ukraine in an imposing display of Russian military might. The images released come as invading Russian forces gain bragging rights after their recent advances in eastern Ukraine. Zenger News obtained the images from the Ministry of Defense (MoD) of the […]

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Inside the army mission to build a course correction artillery

For years, enemy armored vehicles, troop formations and weapon systems have been deliberately concealed for the specific purpose of evading US Army precision-guided weapons such as guided Excalibur artillery shells. by GPS. A proven success since its first use in Iraq in 2007, Excalibur has been used to locate enemy targets within one meter thirty […]

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After shipping artillery shells to Ukraine, Canada demands more from South Korea

Canadian Defense Minister Anita Anand speaks with Canadian military personnel during a visit to highlight military assistance to Ukraine at Canadian Forces Base Trenton in Trenton, Ontario, Canada, April 14 2022. REUTERS/Lars Hagberg/File Photo Join now for FREE unlimited access to Reuters.com Register SEOUL, May 30 (Reuters) – Canada has asked South Korea to provide […]

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Russians show artillery firepower over Ukraine in video

The Russian military has documented the tremendous firepower of the Soviet 2S7M Malka self-propelled artillery as it hurls projectiles into the skies over Ukraine. The official video shows how Russian troops are dwarfed by the massive cannons, which produce a blast so powerful it can physically incapacitate a nearby unprepared soldier or crew member with […]

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Elderly man killed in northwest Myanmar after junta artillery shell hit his home

Yangtse is a subsidiary of Wanbao Mining, which jointly operates the controversial Letpadaung mining site in the region with the Union of Myanmar Economic Holdings Ltd. (UMEHL), a military conglomerate. Yangtse jointly operates two other nearby copper mines at Sabetaung and Kyisintaung with UMEHL, known as the S&K mines. Kyaw Nyein and Chit Thein Zaw […]

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CBS News crew and Ukrainian troops take cover from Russian artillery

Near Kherson, Ukraine — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy has said his country will fight until it recovers all of its territory from invading Russian forces. On Tuesday, CBS News correspondent Imtiaz Tyab and his team got to see up close what UkraineTroops are confronted as they retake ground from the Russians. They were with Ukrainian […]

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Defense Minister in Victoria announces $98m in artillery shells for Ukraine

Canada will donate more than 20,000 artillery rounds at a cost of about $98 million to support Ukraine’s response to the Russian invasion, National Defense Minister Anita Anand announced Tuesday in Victoria. Canada will donate more than 20,000 artillery rounds at a cost of about $98 million to support Ukraine’s response to the Russian invasion, […]

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Canada to send 20,000 shells to Ukraine

A Ukrainian gun crew quickly moves to a new position after firing an M777 howitzer at Russian positions in the Donetsk region of Ukraine on May 22.IVOR PRICKETT/New York Times News Service Canada is sending Ukraine 20,000 artillery shells: the kind of ammunition Ukrainian forces badly need as kyiv warns of being overrun by the […]

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Ukrainian troops shell Russian hangar and artillery vehicle used to destroy bridge and houses

Ukrainian troops shelled a Russian hangar and destroyed a 2S4 Tyulpan 240mm self-propelled mortar that was used to attack local houses and a bridge, Ukrainian military officials said. The attack, carried out by the Ukrainian Rapid Reaction Brigade and members of the 24th Mechanized Brigade, took place in the easternmost Ukrainian region of Lugansk Oblast. […]

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With big old artillery and tiny new drones, Ukrainian gunners aim to regroup the Russians

The results of the 2S7 strike of the 45th Separate Artillery Brigade in Zaporizhia. Capture of the Ukrainian army A Ukrainian army artillery brigade has begun piloting a new small unmanned aerial vehicle and using it to scout targets for its giant, aging self-propelled howitzers. The results are spectacular. The 45th Separate Artillery Brigade released […]

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Footage from the war in Ukraine captures the moment artillery strikes hit a Russian base | World | News

Aerial footage of the Russian base in southern Ukraine appears to have been captured by a drone that Ukrainian units used to monitor the movement of Russian military hardware. In the video, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry identified a large number of Russian tanks, armored cars and supply trucks gathered in what appears to be an […]

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Russian artillery systems destroyed in Zaporozhye

News » Events in Ukraine The Ukrainian armed forces, together with the partisans, were able to destroy several Russian artillery systems in Zaporozhye. This was reported by the Zaporozhye regional military administration. “Through coordinated actions with partisans, Ukrainian skirmishers destroyed several Russian army artillery systems,” the report said. Follow us on Telegram About the author […]

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Giant artillery opens fire as Russia attacks Donbass

A Russian 2S4 mortar in the Donbass. Screenshot of telegram user @epoddubny Fighting has escalated sharply in the Donbass region of eastern Ukraine. Both sides are bringing more and more heavy artillery, adding to the carnage. But it is the Russians who have the biggest guns and mortars and who are the most willing to […]

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M777: the American artillery gun that could help Ukraine beat Russia

This stage of the fighting in Ukraine is largely about long-range fires. Both sides use artillery to “soften” targets so they can be captured by armored and mechanized infantry units or to deny the other side’s territory. Initially, the Russian army had a great advantage in artillery. But Ukrainian forces are catching up after repeated […]

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Ukraine gets the equivalent of an artillery battalion in new $100m aid package

WASHINGTON — The United States is sending Ukraine an additional $100 million in military assistance, including heavy artillery and counter-artillery radar, the Biden administration announced Thursday. The set is equivalent to the artillery of a US battalion – 18 M115 howitzers, 18 tactical vehicles to tow them and 18 artillery tubes – as well as […]

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One of the most powerful artillery systems ever developed

In 1998, the German army adopted the Panzerhaubitze (PzH) 2000, an incredibly powerful artillery system that is still in use today. He made a name for himself during the war in Afghanistan, earning the nickname “the long arm of [the] FIAS. Recently, it was announced that Germany would deliver the self-propelled howitzer to Ukraine, to […]

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BAE Systems to build additional self-propelled artillery systems with advanced power and digital vetronics

WARREN, Mich. – The U.S. Army is buying improved, fast-moving large-caliber field artillery guns with digital vetronics and modern feed systems, along with their companion tracked armored fighting vehicles, as part of an order for 24 .1 million announced Wednesday. Officials at the US Army Contracts Command’s Detroit Arsenal in Warren, Michigan request from the […]

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RoF 6 rpm, initial speed 820 m/s

ROME, ($1 = 0.96 euros) — Italy will supply the Ukrainian Armed Forces with the FH70 towed howitzer, which fires all standard NATO 155 mm ammunition. The Italian government will provide additional quantities of ammunition, anti-tank weapons, mortars, Stinger MANPADS and light and heavy machine guns. The information was published in the online edition of […]

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US artillery proved decisive in Russian Bilohorivka Bridge disaster

Ukrainian soldiers fire American-donated M777 howitzers to incredible effect For all the Stum and Drang of today’s fights, changes on the ground were rare. Ukraine officially recovered a small town here, Russia did the same there. While much of the front line was on fire (Ukraine claimed 14 separate attacks), the situation on the ground […]

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Trial by Fire: The War in Ukraine Becomes a Grueling Artillery Duel | Ukraine

The call fell Wednesday around noon. There had been ‘chemical poisoning’ after an explosion and patients had to be picked up. Fears of a Russian chemical weapons attack have haunted Ukraine almost since the start of the war, and as volunteer doctors in Sloviansk donned the aging gas masks and plastic suits that were their […]

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New eyes for Polish artillery brought by GLADIUS

On May 6, the WB Group announced that it had been awarded a contract to deliver the complex reconnaissance and strike system “GLADIUS” to Polish artillery units. The contract provides for the purchase of four battery modules at a cost of approximately $500 million. Each battery module will consist of launchers, command vehicles, ammunition and […]

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How drones make Ukrainian artillery deadly accurate

Ukrainian forces have repeatedly repelled Russian attacks and inflicted heavy casualties on the attackers, as seen yesterday when they attempted to cross a river at Siverskyi Donets that left the area. littered with burned Russian vehicles. While small anti-tank weapons such as the Javelin play an important role, Ukrainian artillery does most of the damage, […]

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Ukraine claims artillery, drones stop cold RF assault crossings of strategic river, heavy casualties – Reuters

Drone-controlled artillery strikes devastated Russian Federation (RF) attempts to cross a critical river in the northern Luhansk sector, inflicting crippling casualties and halting a priority Kremlin offensive in its tracks, several sources said. sources Thursday. A May 12 statement from the General Staff of the Ukrainian Army (AGS) said that UAF units defending the line […]

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A Russian unit hidden in the trees was wiped out in an artillery strike

A Russian military unit was apparently destroyed by Ukrainian artillery after being discovered hiding in cover alone for miles. Russian armor and troops had been entrenched in a line of trees surrounded by fields on all sides. So when a Ukrainian drone came looking for targets, the Russians seemed like sitting ducks. Alleged video footage […]

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British Coyote TSV will receive M119 Hawkeye 105mm artillery

LONDON, ($1 = 0.81 Pounds) — The British Ministry of Defense plans to equip its Coyote tactical support vehicles [TSV] with artillery guns to further increase its firepower. Sources say that the new artillery gun for the Coyote TSV will most likely be the American M119 Hawkeye 105mm howitzer. Photo credit: Wikipedia In its current […]

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One Village at a Time: The Relentless Artillery War in Ukraine

RUSKA LOZOVA, Ukraine – The Ukrainian major had a few tasks to complete as he circled the front line of his army battalion. A platoon commander needed anti-tank weapons. Another wanted to show a new line of trenches his forces had dug following a recent Ukrainian advance. But as he drove between positions in his […]

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Russians fire on Ukrainian artillery units, spreading fake news about Ukraine’s combat losses in Zaporizhia region

Near Zaporizhia, the Russian occupiers massively bombard the Ukrainian defense positions. This is according to the acting mayor of Zaporizhia, Anatolii Kurtiev, who took to Telegram to report the news, as seen by Ukrinform. “Thus, they (the occupiers – editor’s note) seek to restrict the actions of our defenders, trying to hit the Ukrainian artillery […]

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Ukraine’s new heavy artillery will cause Russia a world of pain

Future releaseGetty Images Ukrainian military forces credit their artillery with the biggest breach in the war with Russia. The Western coalition that supplies arms to Ukraine is now sending NATO-standard heavy artillery to the theater to reinforce Ukrainian field artillery units. The switch to NATO equipment will also make available a whole host of smart […]

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Russian big guns target Ukrainian artillery

Russian heavy artillery targeted Ukrainian artillery units in a thunderous battle of big guns. Kremlin military officials released video footage of their 203mm self-propelled guns launching a counterattack on a Ukrainian encampment. The Russian Ministry of Defense (MoD) said on May 4: “Artillery units of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation continue their combat […]

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Zelenskyy asked U.S. lawmakers for more advanced drones, artillery and anti-ship missiles, congressman says

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, third from right, meets with a U.S. Congressional delegation, including House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., Saturday, April 30, 2022, in Kyiv, Ukraine. (Ukrainian Presidential Press Office) WASHINGTON — Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy told Rep. Jason Crow, D-Colo., that his country’s armed forces need sophisticated drones, rocket artillery and anti-ship missiles to […]

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Russian artillery pound eastern Ukraine as more Mariupol civilians evacuate besieged steelworks

Russian forces unleashed artillery fire on towns in eastern Ukraine, killing and wounding dozens of civilians, and began storming the bombed Mariupol steelworks from where dozens of people were evacuated after enduring weeks of bombardment against the last pocket of resistance in the city. The governor of the eastern Donetsk region said Russian attacks left […]

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Russia says targeting Azovstal plant with ‘artillery and planes’, UK PM Johnson promises additional aid to Ukraine

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine: Russia plans to annex much of eastern Ukraine later this month, a senior US official has warned, and the Mariupol steel mill, which is the last stronghold of resistance of the city, came under renewed attack a day after the first evacuation of civilians from the factory. .Michael Carpenter, US ambassador to the […]

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How Western-supplied artillery can help Ukraine win in Donbass

The West is also sending modern indirect-fire weapons to Ukraine, such as the Switchblade 600, a “kamikaze” drone that can hunt targets and then fly directly at them to detonate a warhead. However, floating ammunition is few and does not have the knockdown effect of a huge weight of firepower landing on a target in […]

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Volunteer soldier ‘spotted Russian artillery behind enemy lines in Ukraine’

When Kremlin forces invaded Ukraine in February, many expected a short and overwhelming victory for the aggressors. Onlookers around the world were appalled as columns of armored vehicles stretching for miles crossed the border, causing strife and havoc. A dark dawn of tyranny loomed in Ukraine, with dire predictions predicting kyiv’s swift fall. Instead, Russian […]

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Army seeks artillery guns for use along LAC – The New Indian Express

By Express press service NEW DELHI: The Indian army should strengthen its firepower along its northern borders with China. The authorities have issued a Request for Information (RFI) to procure 105mm/37 caliber Mounted Gun Systems. mounted for better firing and moving capability for operations in the mountains. “The proposed mounted gun system will be used […]

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US President Biden asks for more funds to supply artillery – armored vehicles and weapons to Ukraine | Defense News April 2022 Global Security Army Industry | Defense Security world news army industry year 2022

According to a statement issued by the United States Department of Defense on April 28, 2022, United States President Joe Biden has asked the United States Congress for $30 billion in new military and economic aid for Ukraine. The military package will include artillery systems, armored vehicles, anti-tank weapons and air defense missile systems.Follow Army […]

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Precision-guided artillery could shake up the war between Ukraine and Russia

Ukraine’s armed forces may soon receive GPS-guided precision artillery rounds, which could provide unprecedented attack capabilities and targeting technology to those defending against the Russian invasion. Much has been made of Ukraine receiving 155mm Howitzer artillery systems and how these US-supplied systems could help Ukrainian fighters destroy Russian targets from a distance before attacks. However, […]

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Two Americans, both ex-army, injured by artillery in battle in Ukraine

kyiv, Ukraine— Two American volunteers in the Ukrainian Armed Forces were injured by artillery fire during fighting in southeastern Ukraine on Wednesday, April 27. US Army veterans Paul Gray and Manus McCaffrey were on a mission to destroy a Russian tank near Orikhiv, a small town in the path of the ongoing Russian military offensive […]

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Ukrainian artillery could win the war against Russia

Ukrainian 2S3 in the Donbass in March 2015. OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine photo As Russia expanded its war in Ukraine in late February, many observers assumed Russian artillery would dominate the fighting. After all, the Russian military deploys one of the largest artillery arsenals in the world: 4,700 towed and self-propelled guns and […]

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US sends artillery to Ukraine to destroy Russian firepower

Published on: 04/25/2022 – 23:10 Washington (AFP) – US pressure to send artillery to Ukraine is aimed at degrading Russian forces, not only in the immediate battlefield but in the longer term, according to US Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin and military experts. The United States, France, the Czech Republic and other allies are sending […]

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Dozens of Bucha civilians were killed by metal darts from Russian artillery | Ukraine

Dozens of civilians who died during the Russian occupation of the Ukrainian town of Bucha were killed by tiny metal arrowheads from shells of a type fired by Russian artillery, medical examiners said. Pathologists and coroners carrying out autopsies on bodies found in mass graves in the area north of kyiv, where Russian occupation forces […]

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Ukraine is preparing for a change of war where modern artillery will dominate

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! Ukraine is preparing for a different type of war in its eastern regions as Russia seeks complete control of Donbass. US defense officials have been sounding the alarm for weeks that terrain will dictate a different type of battlefront in the Luhansk and Donetsk regions and that […]

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Canada ‘finalizes’ armored vehicle deals for Ukraine as promised heavy artillery arrives – National

Canada announced on Friday that it is finalizing contracts for a number of commercial model armored vehicles to be sent to Ukraine as soon as possible. In a statement, the federal government said it was also finalizing a service contract for the maintenance and repair of specialized drone cameras that Canada has already shipped to […]

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New tanks and artillery bolster Ukraine’s hopes of defeating Russia

A rush of howitzers, artillery shells and drones is heading towards Ukraine in a new $800 million package announced by President Biden on Thursday. The Pentagon says Ukraine now has more functioning tanks on the ground than Russia due to shipments from countries like the Czech Republic. The big picture: With a potentially decisive battle […]

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Trudeau says Canada is sending artillery to Ukraine – here’s what it could mean

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau said earlier this week that Canada would send artillery to Ukraine in response to a request from President Volodymyr Zelensky, which would mark a change in the nature of military assistance Canada offers to the beleaguered nation. Although Trudeau did not specify what type of artillery Canada plans to provide, he […]

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Germany to help Ukraine with artillery ammunition and training

Olaf Scholz at a press conference in Berlin on May 12, 2021. (Liesa Johannssen-Koppitz/Bloomberg) Germany will provide Ukraine with ammunition and training for heavy artillery as Chancellor Olaf Scholz comes under pressure to support more efforts to push back Russian forces. The training and ammunition are for the PzH 2000, a rapid-fire self-propelled artillery system, […]