Army generals escape Boko Haram explosives April 24, 2017
The Nigerian Army said two of senior officers escaped Boko Haram’s Improvised Explosive Devices (IEDs) on Saturday during an operational visit to troops in the battle fields.
Ukrainian sappers receive NATO certificates from Canadian instructors April 24, 2017
At the Mine Clearance Center of the Main Directorate of Combat Support of the Armed Forces of Ukraine in Kamyanets-Podilsky of the Khmelnytsky region, another turnout of Ukrainian field engineers has been held, who were trained according to NATO standards, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine has reported.
Afghanistan mourns after deadly Taliban attack on base
April 23, 2017
As many as 10 Taliban fighters, dressed in Afghan army uniforms and driving military vehicles, made their way on to the base and opened fire with rocket-propelled grenades and rifles, and several detonated suicide vests packed with explosives.
U.S. Government Places $29.5 Million Order for Husky 2G Vehicles and Spares April 20, 2017
Critical Solutions International (CSI) announced today that Army Contracting Command – Warren has placed the first order against the Husky Long Term Contract awarded to the company last month for route clearance and counter-improvised explosive device (C-IED) vehicles, equipment and services.
Yemen: Houthi-Saleh Forces Using Landmines
April 20, 2017
The Houthi-Saleh forces’ use of banned antipersonnel landmines in Yemen has caused numerous civilian casualties and hindered the safe return of civilians displaced by fighting.
Identifying Chemical Explosives and Toxins April 18, 2017
Detection of chemical explosives, pathogenic agents and other dangerous substances is a global security priority. As new methods of carrying out destruction evolve, so too must detection techniques.
Forces seize 22 IEDs in Loralai April 16, 2017
As Operation Raddul Fasaad continued country-wide, the Frontier Corps Balochistan conducted an intelligence-based operation on a tip-off in Balochistan’s Loralai district and recovered 22 improvised explosive devices (IED) on Saturday.
NATO marks International Day for Mine Awareness
April 4, 2017
NATO marked the International Day for Mine Awareness on Tuesday (4 April 2017), observed annually to highlight the deadly threat that mines pose to civilians’ lives and nations’ development.