Army under spotlight after 3 accidents in 13 months

The National Guard is under the spotlight following two fatal accidents and one serious injury involving non-commissioned officers during military exercises in just over a year. Earlier this week, a non-commissioned National

Cyprus-Israel military exercise irks Turkey

Cyprus and Israel will conduct their largest joint military exercise within Cypriot territory on Sunday, stirring Turkey’s reaction. The exercise will take place in the presence of Israeli Defence Minister Benny Gantz,


Cyprus taking part in Egypt military drill

Cyprus is taking part in the multinational military drill ‘Bright Star 2021’ conducted in Egypt between 2-17 September with the participation of 21 countries. Also participating is Greece with its air, sea,


US, Cyprus strengthen military cooperation

The United States and Cyprus have taken another important step in strengthening their international cooperation and partnership in military training and security. On Thursday, the US embassy in Nicosia welcomed the first


UK military drone crashed in Cyprus

A UK military drone crashed during a practice run over Cyprus in October, according to the Observer newspaper. Originally purchased for the war in Afghanistan and fitted with intelligence and reconnaissance cameras,