Military Review
Old Western air defense systems for Ukraine

Old Western air defense systems for Ukraine

NATO countries have a number of air defense systems created during the Cold War. The governments of Western countries have decided to dispose of these complexes, putting them in Ukraine ...
Automatic mortar 2B9M "Vasilek" in the Special Operation

Automatic mortar 2B9M "Vasilek" in the Special Operation

Mortar 2B9 "Vasilek" entered service more than half a century ago and still remains an effective weapon. Its high characteristics and potential are being demonstrated right now during the Special Operation....
Castles and donjons

Castles and donjons

Castles began to be built primarily in Normandy already in the XNUMXth century. The reason is this: after the death of Charlemagne, a huge empire collapsed. The sons and grandsons of Charles got deeper and deeper into the territorial...