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Russia’s Baltic radar to be fully operational by 2014

Russia’s new anti-missile radar station in the Baltic exclave of Kaliningrad will become fully operational by the middle of 2014,…

Russian Navy to receive 10 diesel submarines by 2020

The Russian Navy is planning to receive up to 10 diesel-electric submarines by 2020, a Navy spokesman said. “The Russian…

Russian Viktor Bout convicted over Colombian arms deal

A Russian arms dealer has been convicted of seeking to make millions of dollars by selling heavy weaponry to a…

Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout found guilty of selling weapons to Farc rebels

Former Soviet military officer and international arms dealer Viktor Bout, nicknamed the ‘Merchant of Death’ and whose colourful life partly…

Russian arms dealer Bout guilty on all charges

Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout has been found guilty on all counts by a jury in the Federal District Court…

Deliberations in Bout trial to start on Tuesday

Jury deliberations in a U.S. trial against alleged Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout have been postponed until Tuesday due to…

NTC reluctant to investigate rebel atrocities

Three hundred bodies of alleged Gaddafi allies have been found in Sirte, shot in the head with hands tied behind…

‘US want share of Libya success’

US Secretary of State Hilary Clinton says Washington wants to see the former Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi captured or killed….

U.S. court starts interviewing witnesses in Bout case

Witnesses began to testify during the second day of suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout’s trial. The trial against Bout…

Viktor Bout never planned to sell arms to rebels – lawyer

A lawyer of suspected Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout said on Wednesday that his client never intended to sell weapons…

Accused Arms Dealer Viktor Bout Goes On Trial

Jury selection in the trial of Viktor Bout, the Russian arms dealer nicknamed by the U.S. authorities “The Merchant of…

Navy eyes dozen new stealth destroyers

The Russian Navy is to deploy 14 to 16 new destroyer-class multipurpose warships over the next two decades. The desired…