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Iran Unveils Squadrons of Stealth Flying Boats

Iran’s Sacred Week of Defense (celebrating its eight-year resistance to the Iraqi invation of the 1980s) is never without a healthy dose of pomp and ceremony, but this week Iran’s defense ministry took the usual military parade to the waterfront. Yesterday Iran unveiled three squadrons of machine-gun-wielding flying boats. Yeah, you read that correctly. The

Top 10 Russian MiG Fighters

The Russian Aircraft Corporation MiG was founded in 1939 by Artem Mikoyan and Mikhail Gurevich as “Mikoyan and Gurevich”, with the bureau prefix “MiG” and since then has been producing state-of-the-art fighter jets which are not only used by Russia but numerous other countries around the globe. Today we take a look at some of the best Russian

Top 10 Special Forces in the World

Special Forces specialize in counter-terrorism, reconnaissance, and sabotage and have the honor of being the most elite among the forces. They undergo extremely rigorous training for years sometimes, before they are ready and when they are done with the training, they can be easily classified as among the toughest and most competent men in the military. Today, we

Top 10 Nuclear Powers of the World

Today, nuclear weapons are thousands of times more powerful than the twin bombs that destroyed Hiroshima and Nagasaki combined. Since 1945, the race to keep ahead of other countries in terms of nuclear power in the name of nuclear deterrence  has in essence, never stopped. Today we take a look at top 10 nuclear powers in the

Iran Unveils its First Human-Like Robot

The first Iranian ‘human-like’ robot is seen at a conference centre in Tehran. Iran has developed the walking robot to use it for “sensitive jobs”. Surena-2, named after an ancient Persian warrior, was unveiled by President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad on Saturday. It is 1.45 metres (4.7 feet) tall and weighs 45 kilograms (99 pounds), the report

Top 10 Reverse-Engineered Weapons

Get ready as today we take a look at top 10 reverse-engineered weapons from the World wars to the Cold wars. No 10. Saegheh The Saegheh 40 mm is an anti-tank rocket developed by Iran. It is a reverse-engineered product of the M47 Dragon, which is an American shoulder-fired anti-tank missile system. The reverse engineered