Weekend Briefing (23-27 May)

Welcome to Overt Defense’s Weekend Briefing where we round up the week’s most exciting and important defense news. In this weekend’s issue, we cover many topics including Belarus’ S-400 purchase, Polish MANPADS in Ukraine, the US 11th Airborne Division reactivation, Philippine Navy modernization, and many more.
You can check out the complete list of articles down below.

Belarus Purchases S-400 Systems And Iskander Missiles From Russia

U.S. and Japan Coast Guards Expand Cooperation, Begin Operation SAPPHIRE

The US is Reactivating the 11th Airborne Division

Indian Shipyard Launches Two Warships, Awaiting Further Orders

The US Approves The Sale of 5000 TOW 2A Anti-Tank Guided Missiles To Egypt

DARPA Announces Launch of the Liberty Lifter Program

Hungarian Government Declares State of Emergency in Response to War In Ukraine

Polish MANPADS Score Hits in Ukraine

L3Harris Begins Production of F-Pano NVGs for USSOCOM and JSOC

PNS BADR, the Third Ship of the PN MİLGEM Project, Has Been Launched

Iran Unveils Domestically Developed Simorgh Light Transport Aircraft

Philippine Navy Celebrates Its 124th Anniversary, Highlights Modernization

Russia Presses Captured Ukrainian Gunboats into Service