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Polygon Military Magazine

Polygon Military Magazine

Ahead of the meeting of NATO Leaders in London to mark the Alliance’s 70th anniversary, Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg on Friday (29 November 2019) gave details of large increases in Allied defence spending. Mr. Jens Stoltenberg announced that in 2019 defence spending across European Allies and Canada increased in real terms by 4.6 %, making this the fifth consecutive...

On November 27 Minister of National Defence Raimundas Karoblis and Minister of Defence of Ukraine Andriy Zagorodniuk signed a Declaration of Intent in Vilnius on closer cooperation as the countries’ cooperation in the area of cybersecurity is intensified. With the document, the countries agree to develop and sustain close cooperation in cybersecurity area, exchange information...

At a meeting in Baku (Republic of Azerbaijan), the Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation – First Deputy Minister of Defence of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Valery Gerasimov and the Chairman of the NATO Military Committee, Air chief marshal Stuart Peach discussed measures to prevent incidents on the NATO-Russia contact...

Barrett Communications have recently delivered equipment as part of a United States funded program into Egypt. The contract was to supply High Frequency (HF) and Very High Frequency (VHF) radio communications equipment. The project is split over multiple phases and will include radio communications equipment for ground, mobile and airborne applications. In the first phase...

CACI International Inc. announced today that it has been awarded a five-year task order, with a ceiling value of nearly $907 million for new and continuing work, on a U.S. Army Intelligence and Security Command Global Intelligence Support Service contract task order to protect U.S. forces in Afghanistan by providing intelligence operations and analytic support. Under...

The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Uzbekistan, Major General Bakhodir Kurbanov who is on a visit to our country to attend the regular meeting of CIS Council of Defense Ministers. During the meeting, the parties discussed a number of issues in regard with the current...

Russia donated a batch of military equipment and weapons to the Republic of Tajikistan army, the total value of which is about 320 million rubles. The ceremony took place in Dushanbe at the end of the joint exercises of the contingents of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Organization “Unbreakable Brotherhood – 2019”. “Today, – said Commander...

The regular meeting of the Council of Defense Ministers of the Commonwealth of Independent States will be held on October 30 in Baku. The event will be attended by the Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov, the Minister of Defense of the Russian Federation, General of the Army Sergey Shoigu, the Minister of Defense of the Republic...

As soon as next year security in the Baltic airspace will be ensured by three control and reporting centres, triple the amount of the current capability. It has been laid out in an agreement of the three Baltic Defence Ministers signed in Brussels on the new configuration of the Baltic Air Surveillance Network and Control System, BALTNET, earlier today. BALTNET is fully...

Raytheon Company delivered the first high-energy laser counter-unmanned aerial system to the U.S. Air Force earlier this month. The system will be deployed overseas as part of a year-long Air Force experiment to train operators and test the system’s effectiveness in real-world conditions. Raytheon’s high-energy laser weapon system uses an advanced variant...