Russian military bases are needed as air

America has 500 military bases in the world, and in the Russian Federation only four plus two Fri logistics, said live «PRAVDA.Ru ‘ editor in chief of the magazine «Arsenal Fatherland» Victor Murakhovski. But even in this case the United States strongly impede rebuilding Russian military bases, especially in Central Asia and in the Pacific Rim. «At the moment, the Russian Federation has a military base in Tajikistan (201st), South Ossetia, Abkhazia and Armenia. More items have logistics in the port of Tartus in Syria, in the port of Cam Ranh Bay in Vietnam. Currently deployed similar military facility

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Parity is not feasible

RF still can not begin negotiations with the United States on the limitation of non-strategic nuclear weapons

Ability to maintain parity for certain types of weapons and, specifically, in the area of non-strategic (in American terminology — "tactical") nuclear weapons (TNW) is dependent on the current and foreseeable state of military security, which is an all-encompassing concept and implies the need for analysis of the ratio of different weapons and military equipment of the parties.

As part of the South American nuclear arsenal subsequent note. In the United States adopted four categories of readiness of nuclear weapons (nuclear warhead) for

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Paris again threatens Iran

Salting of the French Republic to the United Nations Gerard Aro September 27 did statement that against the Iran can be carried out a military operation, if the Iranian administration has completed the development of its own nuclear utilities that reported Agence France-Presse.

According to him, if for this dilemma is not reached an agreement with Tehran, the "severe risk will be the beginning of military operations." With all of this French salting added that a military strike on Iran's state will be "extremely difficult" task, which would lead to "catastrophic consequences" for the entire Middle East region.

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Northern Fleet utilizes ammunition



07.08.12.Na Northern Fleet began disposing of obsolete ammunition.

Until October the military to eliminate 50,000 anti-tank mines, detonators and fuses. Dangerous work is done by the military consolidated company Marine Engineer Battalion and a private road engineering company. Explosions of charges made at the site, 15 kilometers from Murmansk and Severomorsk-10 from 3. In the military emphasize that this is — a safe distance. The yields of 80 kg of TNT, which is two times less than the allowable level. The area provides a constant undermining of acoustic and environmental control.

Vladimir Kostrov

Source: STRC "Murman"

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The parade of the armed forces of Latvia November 18, 2012

From November 18, 2012 but it's worth a look at, though, would be to set the mood …

November 18 in Riga in honor of the 94th anniversary of the proclamation of the Republic of Latvia held parade State armed forces.

A military parade followed the first face of the country — President Andris Berzins, Speaker of the Saeima Solvita Aboltinja, Deputy Speaker Andrew Klement'ev, Prime Minister Valdis Dombrovskis, the chairman of the Constitutional Court Gunnar Kūtris also favorites of the main political parties.

With the festive marched representatives of naval forces is not only Latvia, yes, Lithuania and

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The Russian military approved the draft of a new ballistic missile

Preliminary design of a new intercontinental ballistic missile, the liquid being developed for the benefit of the Strategic Missile Forces (SMF), has received approval of the Ministry of Defense.

However, the military sounded a few comments on the project. The developers have promised to take them into account in future work on the project, "Interfax" referring to a source in the defense industry. What kind of comments and suggestions expressed the Russian Defense Ministry, is not specified.

In early September 2012 the commander of the Strategic Missile Forces, Colonel-General Sergei Karakayev announced that the new missile will be

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We present to you «top ten» most modern types of weapons according to the channel Discovery Channel. Well, for those who want to admire this tool in action (with caution, of course), to announce that the programm «Future Weapons» is in May on Wednesdays at 23:00 (Moscow time) on channel Discovery Channel. Languid hand Despite the abundance of species of high-precision instruments, an important role in the wars of the XXI century will play good old howitzers. Panzerhaubitze (Germany). Russian counterpart — MSTA-S

World’s most modern howitzer consisting armed — German Panzerhaubitze 2000 (PzH 2000) production Krauss-Maffei Wegmann (KMW)

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The Russian military will acquire virtual reality helmets

After a few years, the Russian army should get a helmet with a transparent screen — for its user the image of the real situation will be superimposed visual information from other sources. On this "Marker" said a source in the Ministry of Industry. This project will be part of the state defense order for 2012 and the planning period of 2013-2014. The first prototype will be in 2014, its creation is planned to allocate about 90 million rubles from the budget.

After a few years, the Russian military should get a "video module small-sized display system"

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The Russian military in Abkhazia. Three years as

Russian military base in Abkhazia — three years. Currently, officers and soldiers preparing to move: residential houses in a military town near Gudauta will be commissioned in early 2012. Every day, on the basis of the doctrine held, the military learn new techniques and equipment.

The Russian military in Abkhazia have new fire fighting

To the Russian military base stationed in the Republic of Abkhazia, has received new vehicle AC 6-40 on the basis of KAMAZ-43118-terrain designed to extinguish fires.

The volume of the new tank is 6 thousand liters, which is more than twice that of the previous fire station PNS-110. Pump power AC 6-40 can deliver to the source of fire up to 40 liters of water per second.

High throughput and high volume of transported water tank can be used in remote and arid areas. Interior of the car is equipped with sitting area,

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