Russia will modernize its VA-111 Shkval supercavitating torpedo under the 2018-2025 state arms program, Boris Obnosov, head of Russia’s Tactical Missiles Corporation disclosed.
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A Canadian sniper took out a ISIL fighter with his TC-50 rifle from a distance of 3.54 km in Iraq last month. This has been confirmed as a new record for the longest distance kill.
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A group lead by retired Capt. Paul Jacobs hopes to bring the former USS Kirk – now operating as ROCS Fen Yang – back to the U.S. once the ship is retired in Taiwan. In April 1975, Kirk lead remnants of the South Vietnamese navy to safety in Philippines. Saving thousands of civilians.
The Philippine government said Seoul will be transferring one Pohang-class corvette to Manila for just $100. The ship still has to be refurbished before the Philippine Navy can utilize it.