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Pakistan Exhibits JF-17 Jet, Al-Khalid Tank in Iraqi Defense Exhibition

April 7, 2021 @ 08:39 AM

Pakistan exhibited models of its JF-17 fighter jet, Al-Khalid battle tank, Takbir precision munition and Azmat-class missile boat among other defense hardware in the Iraqi capital Baghdad. This is the first ever exhibition of Pakistani defense goods in Iraq which is one of the main buyers of military hardware after the...

Australia Launches $761M Missile Project

March 31, 2021 @ 08:14 AM

Australia is liaising with the United States to build its own guided missiles under a $761 million (A$1 billion) ten-year long project. “Creating our own sovereign capability on Australian soil is essential to keep Australians safe,” Prime Minister Scott Morrison said while launching the project on Wednesday

European Union Creates €5B Fund to Finance Overseas Military Ops

March 23, 2021 @ 05:34 AM

The European Union (EU) announced on Monday that it has established European Peace Facility (EPF) an off-budget fund worth ~€5 billion for the period 2021-2027 to finance military operations abroad. The new financial instrument will cover all of EUs external actions that have military or defence implications under the Common Foreign...

India Not Going to Sign Defense Cooperation Deal with U.S.-Pentagon

March 16, 2021 @ 10:50 AM

The Pentagon has said that India wont sign any defense cooperation deal with the United States anytime soon. "India is not going to sign a mutual defense treaty with us any time soon, but they are a major defense partner of the United States and they are trying to become more...

Israel Aerospace Signs MoU with U.A.E.’s EDGE to Develop Anti-Drone Systems...

March 11, 2021 @ 08:36 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) today announced that it has signed an agreement with U.A

U.S. Grants $9M-Worth Military Equipment to Greece

February 26, 2021 @ 10:57 AM

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Israel Companies No-Show at IDEX 21

February 22, 2021 @ 09:07 AM

Barred from flying to Abu Dhabi due to Tel Aviv airport closure, Israeli companies marked its presence at the Arab worlds biggest arms fair, IDEX 2021, by a token and virtual presence. Close to 40 Israeli companies were to attend the exhibition, marking the countrys first participation in any U

NATO Proposes Defense Innovation Initiative to Promote Interoperability

February 16, 2021 @ 07:17 AM

NATO Secretary General, Jens Stoltenberg has proposed a Defense Innovation Initiative to promote interoperability and boost transatlantic cooperation on defense innovation. "There is a real danger that more advanced nations could develop capabilities that won't communicate with capabilities of lesser advanced NATO nations," he spoke during a virtual press conference in advance of the virtual Defense Ministerial starting Wednesday

S.Korea to Invest $3.9B on Defense R&D Projects in 2021

February 15, 2021 @ 07:07 AM

South Koreas Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) said $3.9 billion (4

Qatar to Open Military Representation Office in NATO HQ

February 15, 2021 @ 03:59 AM

Qatar has signed an agreement with the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) to establish a military representation office at NATO headquarters in Brussels, Belgium. This is part of Individual Partnership and Cooperation Programme (IPCP), a standard document, developed usually every two years by a partner in close consultation with NATO staffs

New U.S. Facility to Produce 25% of World Rare Earth Oxides, Cut...

February 2, 2021 @ 03:42 AM

Lynas Rare Earths Ltd, the largest rare earth element mining and processing company outside of China, has been awarded a Defense Production Act (DPA) Title III technology investment agreement to establish domestic processing capabilities for light rare earth elements (LREE). Specific actions include stockpiling, implementing Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS) rules to transition defense supply chains to non-Chinese sources of rare earth element magnets

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