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Artillery Interception System

Artillery Interception System: South Korea has approved plans to develop an artillery interception system, similar to Israel’s Iron Dome. This new defence system will be designed and built specifically to thwart attacks by rockets and long-range missiles launched by North Korea. The South Korean government had announced in June that it would be spending approximately […]

Cutlass Express 2021 Exercise

Exercise Cutlass Express 2021: Indian Naval Ship Talwar participated in a multinational training exercise Cutlass Express 2021, being conducted along the East Coast of Africa. The exercise is an annual maritime exercise conducted to promote national and regional maritime security in East Africa and the Western Indian Ocean. The 2021 edition of the exercise involves […]

US Child Soldiers Prevention Act (CSPA)

US Child Soldiers Prevention Act (CSPA): US adds Pakistan, along with 14 other countries, to the list of the Child Soldiers Prevention Act. The list identifies foreign governments with government-supported armed groups that recruit or use child soldiers and subjects them to certain restrictions. Other countries which have been added to the annual TIP list […]

Indrajaal : India’s First Indigenous Drone Defence Dome

India’s First Indigenous Drone Defence Dome : “Indrajaal”. Hyderabad-based technology R&D firm Grene Robotics has designed and developed India’s first indigenous drone defence dome called “Indrajaal”. The drone defence dome has the capability to autonomously protect an area of 1000-2000 sq km against the aerial threats by assessing and acting on aerial threats such as […]

Agni-P (Prime) Nuclear-Capable Ballistic Missile

Agni-P (Prime): A new-generation nuclear-capable ballistic missile, Agni-P (Prime) was successfully test-fired by the Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) from the Dr. A.P.J. Abdul Kalam island, Balasore, off the coast of Odisha. The ‘Agni Prime’ is the advanced version of the ‘Agni-1’ missile. The ‘Agni Prime’ is a short-range ballistic missile that will have […]