Battle-hardened soldiers are no strangers to the threat of injury, but they will not have been expecting a reindeer to be involved. But that's exactly what happened in Finland on Tuesday evening.
A law mandating 12 "supercarriers" is too big a cost burden, while strategists worry that they are increasingly vulnerable to Russia and China.
Hundreds of ex-soldiers took part in a parade to mark 50 years since British troops were deployed to Northern Ireland.
Russia hosted 22 countries as part of the Army Games 2019.
Russia said a fire triggered the explosions at a storage facility for gunpowder charges near the city of Achinsk in Siberia's Krasnoyarsk region.
France's army has turned to science fiction writers to imagine possible new threats in the future, according to a new report.
Onboard footage has emerged from a jet-powered flyboard as it stole the show at Paris' Bastille Day celebrations on Sunday.
President Emmanuel Macron said he was “proud" or the "innovative” French army after seeing the flyboard designed by Franky Zapata.
"A space command will be created next September in the air force," Macron said.
A Swiss military school in Germany has been placed under quarantine after 50 soldiers had to be taken to hospital with "severe" sickness.
In a departure from the majority of his speeches, Trump steered clear of divisive political rhetoric and emphasized national unity.
One day before the celebration, the president claimed that the cost would be "very little compared to what it is worth," as the total amount remained unclear.
NBC News spotted the tanks in the southeast section of the city on Tuesday, just days before the event.
A shell dating back to World War I exploded after a fire raged at a military camp outside of Reims for four days.
The Luftwaffe said both pilots were able to operate their ejector seat. One was found alive by rescue teams in a treetop.
Spain has joined a French-German project to build a next-generation warplane and boost European defence, in a ceremony at the Paris Air Show.
"We are no longer in the classic strategy of deterrence by accumulation of nuclear warheads," a SIPRI expert told Euronews. "Now they have embarked on a tactical war."
Sudan's military council scrap deal with protest groups, calls for elections within nine months.
The Russian president wants to signal that Moscow remains a strategic competitor to Washington and has the ability to attack the U.S. mainland.
Tensions between the US and Iran are rising as Trump sends 1,500 troops to the Middle East and pushes through the sale of billions of dollars' worth of arms to Saudi Arabia
Two French soldiers killed in an operation that saw freeing of four hostages captured in Benin and taken to Burkina Faso
A former military prison formerly run by the Nazis and the Soviets is now offering a "historical interactive reality show involving the audience."
Military vehicles carrying missile launchers and weapons paraded through the streets of Moscow on Monday as the country geared up for its annual Victory Day parade on Red Square.
Hundreds more protesters join demonstrations in the Sudananese capital Khartoum. They 'piled on' the roof of a train on their way to the sit-in demonstrations outside the Defence Ministry headquarters, leaving from the birthplace of the uprising that toppled Sudan's former President Omar al-Bashir.
Protests are set to continue in the country.
That's the claim of the military council that was installed yesterday after the departure of Bashir, who has ruled Sudan for three decades.