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#War games

# war-games - This year 2022

Meeting between Defence Forces chief and Russian ambassador was arranged last November
# Controversy
# Controversy

Meeting between Defence Forces chief and Russian ambassador was arranged last November

Updated Jan 27th 2022, 4:00 PM 37,839 Views 40 Comments

Coveney was accused of undermining the Chief of Staff’s position.

Coveney: Russian military exercises 240km off Irish coast allowed but 'not welcome'
# High Seas
# High Seas

Coveney: Russian military exercises 240km off Irish coast allowed but 'not welcome'

Jan 24th 2022, 10:29 AM 33,268 Views 76 Comments

The Minister for Foreign Affairs plans to brief his EU counterparts on the planned Russian military exercises.

Russia moves more troops westwards amid Ukraine tensions
# War Games
# War Games

Russia moves more troops westwards amid Ukraine tensions

Jan 18th 2022, 6:36 PM 25,240 Views 70 Comments

The Kremlin said the drills are intended to practice a joint response to external threats by the alliance of Russia and Belarus.

# war-games - All time

Major US military exercises with South Korea 'suspended indefinitely'
# War Games
# War Games

Major US military exercises with South Korea 'suspended indefinitely'

Jun 14th 2018, 10:45 PM 11,998 Views 53 Comments

Trump on Tuesday had said the US would halt “war games” with its South Korean security ally.

Donald Trump says the US will stop holding 'provocative' war games on the Korean peninsula
# Summit
# Summit

Donald Trump says the US will stop holding 'provocative' war games on the Korean peninsula

Jun 12th 2018, 10:16 AM 10,977 Views 40 Comments

Trump made the announcement following his summit with North Korea’s leader Kim Jong Un.

US and South Korea resume army drills as relations with Kim Jong-un's regime improve
# War Games
# War Games

US and South Korea resume army drills as relations with Kim Jong-un's regime improve

Apr 1st 2018, 7:35 AM 6,083 Views 12 Comments

The drills were delayed so that the Winter Olympics could take place without tension.

Air crew over Japan saw North Korean missile re-enter atmosphere
# War Games
# War Games

Air crew over Japan saw North Korean missile re-enter atmosphere

Dec 4th 2017, 12:40 PM 18,187 Views 21 Comments

The airline’s general manager said crew described seeing the missile “blow up and fall apart”.

'There will be no war on the peninsula': South Korean president on North's aggression
# War Games
# War Games

'There will be no war on the peninsula': South Korean president on North's aggression

Aug 17th 2017, 6:54 AM 3,366 Views 2 Comments

Tensions in the region have been rising.

Women to be conscripted into Swedish army amid Russia fears
# War Games
# War Games

Women to be conscripted into Swedish army amid Russia fears

Mar 3rd 2017, 9:08 AM 25,767 Views 90 Comments

For the first time, conscription will apply to women.

'Play your war games somewhere else': Anger as submarines caused havoc for Irish fishing industry in 1986
# War Games
# War Games

'Play your war games somewhere else': Anger as submarines caused havoc for Irish fishing industry in 1986

Dec 31st 2016, 10:00 PM 15,676 Views 4 Comments

A number of incidents involving Irish trawlers and foreign submarines were reported in 1986.

The most powerful militaries on earth ranked from 20 to 1
# War Games
# War Games

The most powerful militaries on earth ranked from 20 to 1

Oct 10th 2015, 8:30 PM 316,515 Views 93 Comments

You probably won’t be surprised at the top three.

There are four Russian warships in the English Channel, but it's all grand
# War Games
# War Games

There are four Russian warships in the English Channel, but it's all grand

Nov 28th 2014, 12:32 PM 15,534 Views 56 Comments

They’re just on exercises according to the Russian military.

About 500 British troops are to train on this Derry mountain and nationalists aren't happy
# War Games
# War Games

About 500 British troops are to train on this Derry mountain and nationalists aren't happy

Sep 23rd 2014, 7:08 PM 24,589 Views 229 Comments

It’s the largest military exercise in Northern Ireland since the beginning of the troubles

7 eighties classics being remade that should never be remade
# To Kellermans
From The Daily Edge
# To Kellermans

7 eighties classics being remade that should never be remade

Jan 19th 2013, 8:15 PM 35,977 Views 92 Comments

Nobody puts Dirty Dancing, Flight of the Navigator or War Games in the corner.

Iran prepares for 'war games' as sanctions take effect
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

Iran prepares for 'war games' as sanctions take effect

Jul 2nd 2012, 11:19 AM 2,634 Views 25 Comments

Three-day drill starts days after EU and US imposed new sanctions.

WATCH: Chinese soldiers pass around a live grenade
# Hot Potato
From The Daily Edge
# Hot Potato

WATCH: Chinese soldiers pass around a live grenade

Jan 24th 2012, 3:05 PM 5,434 Views 32 Comments

Don’t try this one at home…

Russian defence ministry criticised for spending $1m on Tetris, Battleship
# War Games
# War Games

Russian defence ministry criticised for spending $1m on Tetris, Battleship

Jan 11th 2012, 10:47 AM 3,328 Views 4 Comments

Ministry planned to counteract contemporary gaming in which Russians are the ‘bad guys’.

Iran holds second test with surface-to-surface missile
# War Games
# War Games

Iran holds second test with surface-to-surface missile

Jan 2nd 2012, 10:48 AM 2,166 Views 31 Comments

The ‘Ghader’ missile is an upgraded version of a previous missile with a 200km reach – prompting fears of marine warfare.