April 9, 2013
Despite the good intent of the bill, why did Russia, India and China abstain from voting for the treaty?
April 5, 2013
The United Nations General Assembly overwhelmingly approves Arms Trade Treaty, even as 23 countries abstain from voting
April 4, 2013
The first international treaty establishing rules for cross-border conventional arms trade lacks practical aspects, Russian Foreign Ministry Security and Disarmament Department Director Mikhail Ulyanov said
April 18, 2012
Russia and China kept increasing their spending on weapons last year, while the global financial crisis hit military spending in the U.S. and Europe, a leading think tank said Tuesday
April 16, 2012
India's army chief General Vijay Kumar Singh said in March that the Indian army had been rendered inefficient. This case may help Russia to get its foot in the door of the secluded Indian anti-missile market
March 20, 2012
India has topped a rating of the world's largest heavy arms importers, released on Monday by the independent Stockholm-based International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI), researching into conflicts, arms control and disarmament.
March 14, 2012
Russian small arms and military hardware have been demonstrated in Thailand at Defense & Security, the largest weapons expo in the Pacific
February 29, 2012
Russia’s Sukhoi aircraft maker will remain among the top three exporters of fighter jets until at least 2015, the Moscow based Center for Analysis of World Arms Trade (CAWAT) said on Friday.
February 24, 2012
Russia is the world’s second biggest arms exporter. By 2012, experts predict its turnover to surge even higher, surpassing the $14 billion mark.
February 16, 2012
Russia set an arms export record of $13.2 billion (10.1 billion euros) last year despite losing Arab clients and facing stiffer competition from China, a top official was quoted as saying Thursday.
February 16, 2012
According to a report released by Novosti Press, Russia has ranked 2nd biggest global arms exporter. The report quoted head of the Federal Service for Military-Technical Cooperation Mikhail Dmitriyev as saying that Russia sold $13.2 billion worth of
February 13, 2012
Russia’s arms exports may reach a record $14 billion in 2012, a Russian think-tank said on Friday.
February 3, 2012
Russian state-run arms exporter Rosoboroneksport has reported sales of $11 billion in 2011, a rise of more than $2 billion from the previous year.
January 25, 2012
The General Director of the state arms export company Rosoboronexport has said that Russia will fully honor its obligations before Syria unless there are international sanctions imposed on Moscow by the UN.