NATO has begun its biggest military exercise since the Cold War. The operation involving all 50,000 troops from all 29 NATO countries, as well as Finland and Sweden simulates an invasion of Norway by a 'fictitious agressor'.
The military exercise brings together some 50,000 personnel, 10,000 vehicles, 65 ships and 250 aircrafts from 31 NATO allies and partner nations.
Thousands of British forces have crossed the Oresund Bridge between Denmark and Sweden. They're en-route to Norway to take part in the NATO exercise Trident Juncture 2018
The military test their multi-rocket launcher and howitzer artillary. Three hundred thousand troops are being put to the test as air, sea and land drills take place close to the border with China
For decades China has been considered by Russia as one of its potential threats.
They'll involve 300,000 troops, 1,000 military aircraft, two of Russia's naval fleets, and all its airborne units.
The Pentagon said the idea is to support negotiations with North Korea but Trump said Pyongyang is still an extraordinary threat
North Korea's leader met with Chinese President Xi Jinping on his third trip to Beijing since March. They were expected to discuss sanctions and the denuclearisation of the Korean peninsula.
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The Russian military has release footage of the moment its paratroopers jumpr from an airplane
The UK has a black hole in its defence budget whilst the Russia is developing "eye-watering" military capabilities. In a rare political intervention, Britain's army chief has called for additional defence funding.
A little more than a decade ago US and Serbian forces were at loggerheads in the Balkans. Now they are training together with a view to an eventual Serbian-NATO partnership.
Donald Trump's 12-day tour of Asia has not lessened tension between the US and North Korea. Events took a personal turn over the weekend with the two leaders trading personal insults.
Live-fire drills conducted as part of two-day exercise amid tensions with North Korea.
Western concerns over Russia-Belarus military drills
China and Russia have begun military drills near North Korea in the latest show of force in the region.
The naval exercises – the second between
This week Russia and Belarus are conducting drills that have worried Nato members.
Venezuela is holding two days of nationwide armed forces exercises and has called on civilians to join reserve units to defend against a possible attack by the US.
Russia's annual Navy Day parade in gives Moscow the chance to display to the world its maritime power and military strength.
China's President, Xi Jinping has marked the 90th anniversary of People's Liberation Army by calling for an elite military force to be built
HMS Queen Elizabeth will spend two years at sea for trials
In preparation for the 2020 Olympic games Japan's security forces have been test-driving anti-terrorist protocols
The US military claims to have successfully intercepted an intercontinental-range missile for the first time.
The test represents a critical
It's also ranked as a top tourist destination for its Viking Age charm... But right now this Swedish island close to Russia is beefing up its military forces and ties with NATO.
Since Russia's annexation of Crimea and the subsequent fighting in Eastern Ukraine, neighbouring Poland has become nervous.
Hilda Clayton, a 22-year-old U.