Chinese and Russian navies completed exercises in what they call the first stage of their ongoing joint exercise code-named 'Joint Sea 2017'.
US special operations forces trained with Ukrainian special forces and US and Ukrainian naval forces during Sea Breeze 2017.
The US State Department has approved a package of upgrades for the Swiss F/A-18 fleet.
A respected survey has indicated that France is now the world leader in 'soft power', overtaking the UK and US in global rankings.
Romania is to buy Patriot air defence systems, related support and equipment from the United States.
The US State Department has approved a purchase by the Netherlands for AN/AAR-57A(V)7 Common Missile Warning Systems.
NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg was on a two-day visit to Ukraine during which he reaffirmed the Alliance’s strong political and practical support for Ukraine.
American cruiser USS Hue City and destroyer USS Carney have arrived in Odessa, Ukraine.
NATO is now fully committed in its role to providing an ‘enhance forward presence’ to deter any Russian aggression. As a result four battle groups have taken up strategic deployments in Poland, Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia.
Italian Eurofighter jets are joining Bulgarian MiG-29 fighter jets for joint air policing of allied airspace over Bulgaria.