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Houthis Attack Commercial Shipping Vessel with Anti-Ship Missiles

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
On Jan. 24 at approximately 2 p.m. (Sanaa time), Iranian-backed Houthi terrorists fired three anti-ship ballistic missiles from Houthi-controlled areas of Yemen toward the U.S.-flagged, owned, and operated container ship M/V Maersk Detroit, transiting the Gulf of Aden. One missile impacted in the sea. The two other missiles were successfully engaged and shot down by the USS Gravely (DDG 107). There were no reported
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US launches fresh round of attacks on Yemen: Report

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The United States has launched a new round of attacks against Yemen, media outlets have reported.
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US military base in Iraq comes under drone attack

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The Islamic Resistance in Iraq has conducted a drone attack on a US base near the Erbil airport in the north of the country.
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Positions of Iraqi resistance group targeted: CENTCOM

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
US Central Command (CENTCOM) announced on Wednesday night that it targeted the positions of Iraq's Islamic Resistance in response to the group's recent attacks on an American bases and facilities in the Arab country.
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US-occupied base in eastern Syria targeted with rockets: Report

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The US-occupied military base in the Conoco gas field in Syria's Deir ez-Zur province has been reportedly targeted with rockets, hours after US Central Command (CENTCOM) said it had hit the positions of Iraq's Islamic Resistance movement.
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Hokanson Sees Nascent Austria-Vermont National Guard Partnership Expanding

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The Republic of Austria and Vermont share historical and cultural roots based on common values, economic collaboration, winter sports, mountaineering, and, more recently, security cooperation.
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DOD Awards $49 Million to Improve Advanced Semiconductor Packaging Capabilities

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The Department of Defense announced today the award of two contracts totaling $49 million to revitalize advanced packaging capabilities and capacity for semiconductors used in defense applications.
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USS Gunston Hall Departs Norfolk for NATO Exercise Steadfast Defender 2024

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The Whidbey Island-class dock landing ship USS Gunston Hall (LSD 44) departed Naval Station Norfolk, Jan. 24, for Steadfast Defender 2024, NATO's largest exercise in decades.
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Finland, US deepen cyber defense cooperation

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
Senior military leaders from both nations approved and signed a Letter of Intent for an advanced cyber partnership during a formal ceremony in Finland's capital city, Helsinki, Jan. 24, 2024.
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Turkish parliament approves Sweden's NATO membership bid

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The majority of Turkish parliamentarians voted in favor of Sweden's bid to formally become the 32nd member of NATO.
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Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs visits NATO Headquarters

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
Special Representative for Korean Peninsula Peace and Security Affairs Gunn Kim visited NATO Headquarters in Brussels on Wednesday (24 January 2024) to meet with Deputy Secretary General Mircea Geoană and Assistant Secretary General for Innovation, Hybrid and Cyber, David van Weel.
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A look at Defence news 15 - 21 January

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
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EUR 39.45 million in EU funding awarded to Finland for seven military mobility projects

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
Finland has successfully applied for EU funding from the European Commission, which awarded EUR 39.45 million from the Connecting Europe Facility (CEF) to seven military mobility projects in Finland. As the sum applied for was EUR 43.16 million, this call for proposals was a great success for Finland.
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Serbia Mulls Buying 2 More Russia's Ka-32 Helicopters for Firefighting

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic said on Wednesday he intended to buy two more Russian Ka-32 multipurpose helicopters for firefighting following a fire that broke out in a large Chinese indoor market in Belgrade earlier in the day.
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Three Dutch Drones to Be Sent to Romania to Monitor Russia's Activity - Reports

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
The Netherlands, following the NATO chief's statement that the alliance does not see an immediate threat from Russia, will send three MQ-9 Reaper drones to the bloc's eastern border in Romania in February to monitor Russia's military activity, Dutch newspaper Parool reported.
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Blinken Expresses US Commitment to Boosting Africa Partnerships

Globalsecurity.org - Thu, 25/01/2024 - 11:11
U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Tuesday the United States is committed to growing its partnerships across the African continent and increasingly sees African countries "leading on issues of global consequence."
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