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Indian, Chinese troops to take part in military exercises in Russia

The drills are unrelated to the current international and regional situation, it said, apparently referring to the Ukraine war as well as the Ladakh standoff.

published on : 18th August 2022

Myanmar villagers accuse junta troops of burning spree

Troops torched hundreds of buildings in the villages of Kinn, Upper Kinn and Ke Taung over three days last week, locals and media reports said. 

published on : 4th June 2022

Russia-Ukraine war: Russians withdraw from city of Kharkiv

Defense Minister Oleksii Reznikov said Ukraine was "entering a new - long-term - phase of the war."

published on : 14th May 2022

Sri Lanka crisis: Troops, military vehicles deployed in streets 

Army Special Forces' Combat Riders have also been deployed on mobile patrol in Colombo and suburbs, the News First newspaper reported.

published on : 11th May 2022

No more ‘body pushes’ between Indian & Chinese troops in Ladakh

“The force as well as equipment deployment is calibrated in nature and we will make sure that any kind of misadventure by the adversary does not take place again,” said Lt Gen Dwivedi. 

published on : 7th May 2022

'Seemed like goodbye': Mariupol defenders in Ukraine make their stand

The bloody battle came amid growing speculation that President Vladimir Putin wants to present the Russian people with a battlefield triumph.

published on : 6th May 2022

Ukraine says Russian offensive in east picks up momentum

United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres visited towns outside the capital of Kyiv where evidence of mass killings of civilians was found after Russia’s retreat from the area.

published on : 28th April 2022

 Russia offers Mariupol fighters to surrender

It was the latest such offer to the Ukrainian defenders of the key Sea of Azov port during a siege that has lasted for more than one and a half months.

published on : 17th April 2022

Ukraine survived 50 days when Russia 'gave us a maximum of five': Zelenskyy

In his late-night video address, Zelenskyy called it "an achievement of millions of Ukrainians, of everyone who on Feb 24 made the most important decision of their life to fight."

published on : 15th April 2022

Russian abuses complicate US balancing act on Ukraine

Since the Russian invasion, the United States has provided Ukraine with a flood of light arms, like the shoulder-fired Javelin anti-tank missiles that have become a symbol of Ukrainian resistance.

published on : 10th April 2022

Myanmar villagers accuse junta troops of torching houses

The Southeast Asian country has been in chaos since a putsch last February, with anti-coup "People's Defence Force" fighters clashing with junta troops across the nation.

published on : 25th March 2022

Sri Lanka deploys troops as fuel shortage sparks protests

Sri Lanka ordered troops to petrol stations Tuesday as sporadic protests erupted among the thousands of motorists queueing up daily for scarce fuel.

published on : 23rd March 2022

'Russia's siege of Mariupol involved war crimes', says Zelenskyy as he suspends Ukraine parties with Moscow links

Russian forces have pushed deeper into the besieged and battered city, where heavy fighting shut down a major steel plant and local authorities pleaded for more Western help.

published on : 20th March 2022

Putin approves bringing ‘volunteer’ fighters from the Middle East, elsewhere to join Russia’s Ukraine offensive

Russia knew of “more than 16,000 applications” from countries in the Middle East, many of them from people who he said helped Russia against the Islamic State group. 

published on : 11th March 2022

BSF opens fire at suspected Pakistani drone along IB in Jammu 

The officials said BSF troops fired around 18 rounds within a span of 10 minutes after picking up the movement of the drone.

published on : 5th March 2022

Hungary's Orban faces pressure to cut close ties with Putin

When Russia's invasion commenced, Orban for the first-time laid responsibility for tensions and violence on Moscow, seen as a turning point in his more than decade-long, pro-Russia approach.

published on : 1st March 2022

Ukraine's second-largest city hit by new shelling

Videos posted on Ukrainian social networks and media showed a massive explosion next to the towering Soviet-era administrative building on Kharkiv’s central square.

published on : 1st March 2022

Ukraine slows Russian advance under shadow of nuclear threat

In the face of stiff resistance and devastating sanctions, President Vladimir Putin ordered Russia's nuclear forces put on high alert, threatening to elevate the war to a terrifying new level.

published on : 28th February 2022

Russian troops enter Ukraine's 2nd largest city of Kharkiv

Russian troops approached Kharkiv, which is located about 20 kilometers (12.4 miles) south of the border with Russia, shortly after Moscow launched its invasion of Ukraine on Thursday.

published on : 27th February 2022

Belarus sovereignty also at risk as Russia attacks Ukraine

Russia had grouped some 30,000 troops in Belarus ostensibly for exercises in the last weeks. They had been due to leave earlier this month but their presence was then extended indefinitely.

published on : 26th February 2022
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