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Moldova is sending a 35-strong contingent to the drills in Germany   PHOTO: Army.md

Moldovan troops attend multi-national drills in Germany

The purpose of the exercise is to train troops from Albania, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, Italy, Latvia, Romania, USA, Moldova, Serbia and Montenegro […]

Chinese frigate type 054A    PHOTO: Wikipedia

Russian, Chinese navies hold first joint drills in the Mediterranean

The frigates – Linyi and Weifang – each a 4,000 ton vessel of type 054A (NATO codename Jiangkai II) entering service eight years ago, are […]

US official Bruce Andrews will lead a trade mission to Romania

US official: Romania holds opportunities for the American cybersecurity companies

17 Central and South-East European states, members or non-members of the EU and NATO, are invited to attend the event, to present their cybersecurity policies […]

Romania, Portugal holding joint drills Falcon Defense 2015 - four Portuguese F16 aircraft will participate PHOTO CREDIT: EMFA.PT

Romania, Portugal holding joint drills “Falcon Defense 2015”

About 150 Romanian soldiers, pilots, technical staff and MiG-21 LanceR aircraft of the 71st “General Emanoil Ionescu” Air Base as well as 180 Portuguese soldiers […]

NATO to briefly move command HQ to Romania, Ferguson and Dusa announced

NATO to briefly move command HQ to Romania

Ferguson and Dusa also publicized the progress of the NATO Force Integration Unit and Multinational Division Southeast, both being established in Bucharest. Staffs from both […]

Russia amends national security strategy - President Vladimir Putin   PHOTO: Kremlin.ru

Russia amends national security strategy amidst Ukrainian crisis

The decision is rooted in the new threats and challenges that had emerged as a result of Arab Spring events, crises in Syria and Iraq, […]

NATO modernizes air bases in Romania to enable maneuvers by cargo aircraft

NATO modernizes air bases in Romania, readies them for deployment of heavy weaponry

Works have already started at the Air Base 90 at Otopeni, near Bucharest, and aim to allow military cargo aircraft, such as CJ 27 Spartan, […]

Norway takes over air policing mission over the Baltics with four F16s

Norway takes over air policing mission over the Baltics

UK will also rejoin the mission while Italy and Belgium will continue their participation. A handover ceremony took place on 30 April 2015 at Šiauliai […]