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Sweden re-militarises Baltic island of Gotland
Sweden re-militarises Baltic island of Gotland

Sweden's Baltic Sea island of Gotland is once again home to a permanent military presence.

Sweden re-militarises Baltic island of Gotland
Iran tests more missiles in defiance of US warning
Iran tests more missiles in defiance of US warning

Iran fired two more long-range ballistic missiles on Wednesday as it continued military tests in defiance of US sanctions and fresh warnings from Washington.

Iran tests more missiles in defiance of US warning
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea
Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea

Moscow warned Washington that deployment of a US missile defence system to South Korea could spark an arms race in the region.

Moscow warns US over missile system deployment to S. Korea
President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev meets military commanders. Photo courtesy of Akorda.kz
Nazarbayev advises Kazakh army to 'keep powder dry'

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.

Nazarbayev advises Kazakh army to 'keep powder dry'
Photo courtesy of Ministry of Defence
Kazakhstani peacekeeping corps expands training

Kazakhstan’s Ministry of Defense plans developing a new program for training of peacekeepers to expand its peacekeeping worky.

Kazakhstani peacekeeping corps expands training
China's Minister of Defense Chang Wanquan meets Nursultan Nazarbayev
China continues strengthening military relations with Kazakhstan

China's Minister of Defense Chang Wanquan has arrived to Kazakhstan on an official visit.

China continues strengthening military relations with Kazakhstan
Photo courtecy of  Lada.kz
Four soldiers drown during military exercise in Kazakhstan

Four soldiers have drowned during the second stage of Center 2015 military drills in Aktau, Kazakhstan.

Four soldiers drown during military exercise in Kazakhstan
Still of Tengrinews TV broadcast of the Parade in China for the 70th Anniversary of Victory in World War II
Kazakh President Nazarbayev attends military parade in China

President of Kazakhstan has visited the military parade in Beijing in honor of the 70th anniversary of the Victory.

Kazakh President Nazarbayev attends military parade in China
Premature to talk about Russian military action against IS: Putin
Premature to talk about Russian military action against IS: Putin

Russian President Vladimir Putin said it was premature to talk about Russia taking part in military operations against the Islamic State group.

Premature to talk about Russian military action against IS: Putin
Photo courtesy of press office of Ministry of Defence
Russia sends Kazakhstan five air defence missile systems for free

Kazakhstan’s Air Defence Forces have received five air defence missile systems from Russia.

Russia sends Kazakhstan five air defence missile systems for free
Photo courtesy of Kazakhstan's Ministry of Defense.
Kazakhstan and US need to strengthen military cooperation: US Army Central Command Sergeant Major

Kazakhstan and the United States need to strengthen bilateral military cooperation - this opinion was voiced by US Army Central command sergeant major Ronnie Kelley.

Kazakhstan and US need to strengthen military cooperation: US Army Central Command Sergeant Major
Servicewomen winners of the beauty contest. Photo courtesy of the Ministry of Defense of Kazakhstan
Kazakhstan chooses 12 most beautiful servicewomen

Online voting for the most beautiful servicewomen in Kazakhstan has come to an end. It's time to sum up the results.

Kazakhstan chooses 12 most beautiful servicewomen
Military personnel dressed in the Red Army uniform
Celebration of courage and patriotism: 70th Victory Day Parade in Astana

The grand 70th Victory Day parade has taken place in Astana in commemoration of the capitulation of Nazi Germany in 1945.

Celebration of courage and patriotism: 70th Victory Day Parade in Astana
Su 30 Flanker. Photo courtesy of Ministry of Defense press office
New Sukhoi Su-30 fighters arrive to Kazakhstan

The Sukhoi Su-30, Flanker C fighter aircrafts have been delivered to the aviation base in Taldykorgan, Kazakhstan from Irkutsk, Russia.

New Sukhoi Su-30 fighters arrive to Kazakhstan
300 US troops in Ukraine to train Ukrainian forces: Army
300 US troops in Ukraine to train Ukrainian forces: Army

About 300 US paratroopers arrived this week in Ukraine to train the Ukrainian National Guard which is fighting pro-Russian rebels in the east.

300 US troops in Ukraine to train Ukrainian forces: Army
Prince Harry to quit British army after 10 years
Prince Harry to quit British army after 10 years

Prince Harry announced he is to leave the British army after 10 years' service that has seen him twice fight on the front line in Afghanistan.

Prince Harry to quit British army after 10 years
 Yerlan Idrissov. Photo courtesy of Turar Kazangapov
Minsk agreement might fail again: Kazakhstan's Idrissov

The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan Yerlan Idrissov has expressed concerns over the implementation of the agreement signed in Minsk.

Minsk agreement might fail again: Kazakhstan's Idrissov
Soldiers of Kazakhstan's army. ©REUTERS
Kazakhstan's army ranks 80th in Global Firepower Index

Kazakhstan’s army has been ranked 80th in the updated Global Firepower Index.

Kazakhstan's army ranks 80th in Global Firepower Index
Photo courtesy of Ministry of Defense
Kazakh peacekeepers in Western Sahara

Kazakhstani peacekeeprs talked about their daily routine in Western Sahara.

Kazakh peacekeepers in Western Sahara
When dreams come true: Kazakshtani boy in French Foreign Legion
When dreams come true: Kazakshtani boy in French Foreign Legion

Oleg Serov set off for France for the first time in his 18 to get enrolled into the French Foreign Legion.

When dreams come true: Kazakshtani boy in French Foreign Legion