Saab have presented a new variant of Gripen, the 'Aggressor' at DSEI in London this week.
The US State Department has made a determination approving a sale of High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems (HIMARS) to Romania.
French magazine Le Point has reported that Russian aircraft had flown over frigate Aquitaine over the weekend and was fully-armed.
Naval forces from Standing NATO Maritime Group One conducted a passing exercise with a Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force squadron in the Baltic Sea.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg HAS praised Romania for making the cooperation between NATO and the European Union a priority for its first Presidency of the Council of the EU.
NATO is preparing for its largest military exercise since 2002, with more than 40,000 personnel from 30 NATO and partner counties participating.
Defence Secretary Gavin Williamson today signed the Joint Expeditionary Force (JEF) Comprehensive Memorandum of Understanding alongside counterparts from the eight partner nations, say the MoD.
Trident Juncture 18 is still two months away, but the first shipload of military equipment arrived in Norway this weekend.
NATO say its enhanced forward presence battlegroup in Lithuania recently took part in exercise Namejs 2018 in Latvia, along with around 10,000 participants from 13 NATO Allies.
In a country where good news stories about the military are few and far between, recent years had been kind to the German Navy.