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INS Tihayu Joins the Indian Navy

Newsroom24x7 Staff

Visakhapatnam: The Indian Navy commissioned the highly manoeuvrable fast attack craft INS Tihayu at the Eastern Naval Command today 19 October 16.

The ship was commissioned into the Indian Navy by Vice Admiral HCS Bisht AVSM, ADC Flag Officer Commanding in Chief Eastern Naval Command at a formal ceremony held at Naval Dockyard here. 255 more words



British warplanes played a key role in the battle for Mosul today, with fleets of Typhoon jets targeting Islamic State positions in a bid to cripple the terror group’s last major stronghold in Iraq. 223 more words


India - Nuclear triad

India quietly commissioned INS Arihant in August 2016, and is world’s fourth nation completing nuclear triad after US, Russia and China

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Australia's defence force current operations

We define Post-War as after WWII.

The Royal Australian Navy is currently taking part in:

  • Operation Accordion – They are deployed in the Middle East Region to enable contingency planning and enhance regional relationships.
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2016.10.16 Quote of the Day

Another lil tidbit I figured I would share. Sometimes random quotes come into my head that really don’t fit with any other blog post. So I figured I would post a QotD section so I can at least share what’s going on in my head. 133 more words

N Korea ordered defector diplomat to "recruit" Ministry of Defence official with £1m bounty for nuclear sub secrets

NORTH Korea was prepared to offer a Ministry of Defence civil servant or Naval officer a million pounds to pass on Britain’s nuclear deterrent secrets. 847 more words

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Ministry of Defence rehearses terror attack evacuation

IT is the stuff of a James Bond movie, involving fast boats and helicopters primed to fly to secret locations.
The Ministry of Defence has rehearsed how it would evacuate ministers and key civil servants in the event of a terrorist attack on its Whitehall headquarters or chemical attack on London, senior sources revealed last night. 492 more words

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