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Russia launches biggest war games since Cold War

Russia has launched its biggest military exercise since the Cold War, involving about 300,000 service personnel, in eastern Siberia. China is sending 3,200 troops to take part in “Vostok-2018”, with many Chinese armoured vehicles and aircraft. Mongolia is also sending some units. The last Russian exercise of similar scale was …

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UAE’s military prowess on full display

The country’s military might was on full display in a mock exercise along Sharjah’s Al Khan Corniche on Friday as all branches of the UAE Armed Forces demonstrated air, land and sea power before thousands of awed onlookers ringing the shoreline. Dubbed Hosn Al Ittihad (Union Fortress 2), the UAE …

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Military show in Sharjah on November 3

The UAE Armed Forces are continuing preparations for the second edition of Union Fortress, the largest-ever live military demonstration, which will take place in Sharjah on November 3. The exercise aligns with the vision of the UAE leadership to highlight the major role of the armed forces in safeguarding the …

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