Turkey said that courts have placed 32,000 suspects under arrest on charges of links to a group run by the US-based preacher.
Sweden's Baltic Sea island of Gotland is once again home to a permanent military presence.
The United States is giving the Philippines two used military aircraft in the face of territorial disputes with China.
India and Pakistan inched closer Friday to joining a regional security and economic bloc led by Russia and China.
China has banned exports to North Korea of a range of technologies that could be used to build weapons.
Russia continues working on setting up a joint air defence system with all of its ex-Soviet military allies, including Kazakhstan.
Japan will lease military aircraft to the Philippines to counter Beijing's increasing regional influence
US President Barack Obama met Gulf leaders in Saudi Arabia to push for increased efforts against the Islamic State group.
A Lithuanian national has been sentenced to 13 years in prison for spying on Moscow.
Iran's defence minister is certain the UN Security Council will not take any action over its missile tests despite calls from the Western.
The Brussels attacks have pushed security to the forefront of Britain's EU referendum campaign this week, as intelligence experts came out of the shadows to press the benefits and disadvantages of membership.
British leader David Cameron got "distracted" and French President Nicolas Sarkozy wanted to promote his country during the 2011 military intervention in Libya, US President Barack Obama said.
China will raise its defence spending by seven to eight percent this year.
Moscow warned Washington that deployment of a US missile defence system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the region.
Official moves towards the deployment -- fiercely opposed by China -- of a US missile defence system in South Korea highlight the inherent dangers of disunity in dealing with North Korea's growing military threat.
Kazakhstan denounced North Korea’s test of hydrogen bomb and violation of UN Security Council’s nonproliferation resolutions.
North Korea said it had successfully tested a miniature hydrogen bomb. If confirmed, this would place it among a small group of countries with such dangerous weapons.
Wars are no longer the same they used to be. Now they are hybrids of economic, political, informational, internal and other wars, and the army has to adjust to the new specifics: Nursultan Nazarbayev.
Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Defense plans developing a new program for training of peacekeepers to expand its peacekeeping worky.
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan sought to play down tensions with Russia after Turkey's downing of a Russian warplane on the Syria border sparked fears among NATO allies of a wider conflict.