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World - Region
11/20/2022 12:43:55 PM
Turkey launched deadly airstrikes over northern regions of Syria and Iraq, the Turkish Defense Ministry said Sunday, targeting Kurdish groups that Ankara holds responsible for last week's bomb attack in Istanbul.

World - War in Ukraine
11/11/2022 1:32:05 PM
The Russian Defense Ministry says it has finished pulling out its troops from the western bank of the Dnieper River in Ukraine's southern Kherson region.

World - War in Ukraine
10/29/2022 5:46:45 PM
The Russian Defense Ministry said Saturday that Moscow has moved to suspend its implementation of a U.N.-brokered grain deal which has seen more than 9 million tons of grain exported from Ukraine and has brought down global food prices.

World - Region
10/9/2022 2:57:23 PM
Israel's Defense Ministry said Sunday that it had reached a settlement to compensate the family of a Palestinian-American man who died earlier this year after he was detained by Israeli troops in the occupied West Bank.

World - International
9/10/2022 9:14:27 PM
At least three Afghan crew members were killed Saturday when a U.S.-manufactured Black Hawk helicopter they were flying crashed, the Taliban's defense ministry said.

War in Ukraine - Military
9/10/2022 5:46:46 PM
Russia's Defense Ministry announced Saturday that it's pulling back troops from two areas in Ukraine's eastern Kharkiv region where a Ukrainian counteroffensive has made significant advances in the past week.

War in Ukraine - Military
6/19/2022 7:45:38 PM
Four months of war in Ukraine appear to be straining the morale of troops on both sides, prompting desertions and rebellion against officers' orders, British defense officials said Sunday. NATO's chief warned the fighting could drag on for ``years.``

World - Region
6/16/2022 5:18:40 PM
The defense ministers of Greece and Turkey met Thursday on the sidelines of a NATO meeting amid renewed tensions between the neighboring countries and allies, Turkey's defense ministry said.

World - Region
6/7/2022 9:55:47 PM
The air forces of Russia and Syria conducted a joint drill over the war-torn country Tuesday, the first since Russia's invasion of Ukraine began more than three months ago, Syria's Defense Ministry said.

War in Ukraine - Military
5/18/2022 11:12:44 AM
The Russian Defense Ministry says that nearly 1,000 Ukrainian troops holed up in their last stronghold in Mariupol have handed themselves over.

War in Ukraine - Military
4/15/2022 12:40:57 PM
A day after Moscow suffered a stinging symbolic defeat with the loss of the flagship of its Black Sea fleet, Russia's Defense Ministry promised Friday to ramp up missile attacks on the Ukrainian capital in response to Ukraine's alleged military ``diversions on the Russian territory.''

War in Ukraine - Military
4/4/2022 10:28:08 AM
Britain's Defense Ministry says Russia is continuing to build up both its soldiers and mercenaries in eastern Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
3/31/2022 10:10:26 AM
The Ukrainian government is sending 45 buses on Thursday to evacuate civilians from the besieged city of Mariupol, where the Russian defense ministry has announced a local ceasefire, Deputy Prime Minister Iryna Vereshchuk said.

War in Ukraine - Military
3/30/2022 10:49:16 PM
The Russian defense ministry announced a ceasefire starting Thursday morning in Ukraine's besieged port city of Mariupol to allow civilians to be evacuated.

War in Ukraine - Military
3/2/2022 10:10:46 PM
Ukrainian officials have reported a powerful explosion in Kyiv, between the Southern Railway station and the Ibis hotel, an area near Ukraine's Defense Ministry.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
3/1/2022 7:36:05 PM
Turkey's defense minister has called for a ceasefire in the conflict in Ukraine during a telephone discussion with his Russian counterpart, Sergei Shoigu, according to the Turkish defense ministry.

World - Region
3/1/2022 1:33:35 PM
At least nine migrants died after their boat capsized off Tunisian coast, the Tunisian defense ministry said Tuesday.

World - Region
2/3/2022 12:07:23 PM
The Ministry of Defense of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) announced in a statement on late Wednesday the interception and destruction of three hostile drones that penetrated the country’s airspace at dawn yesterday away from populated areas.

World - Region
1/22/2022 10:00:03 AM
Four people died after a boat carrying Europe-bound migrants on the Mediterranean Sea sank off Tunisia's coast, the Tunisian Defense Ministry said Friday.

World - International
1/15/2022 12:36:56 PM
Russia's defense ministry says the troops that were deployed to Kazakhstan as violent demonstrations shook the country have returned home.

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