Israel to Develop Land Surveillance System for Cyprus

November 4, 2021 @ 11:55 AM

SIBAT, the International Defense Cooperation Directorate at Israel's Ministry of Defense (IMOD), has agreed to develop a land surveillance system for Cyprus. The agreement was signed when Director of SIBAT Brigadier General (Res

India Clears Military Purchases Worth $1.06B for Local Hardware Including Light Utility...

November 3, 2021 @ 05:07 AM

Indias Defence Acquisition Council (DAC), the highest decision-making body in the Defence Ministry cleared the purchase of locally produced military hardware worth INR 7,965 Crore ($1.06 billion) on Tuesday

Russia Retakes Position of India's Top Defense Partner: Indian Ambassador to Moscow

November 2, 2021 @ 12:17 PM

Indian Ambassador to Moscow Bala Venkatesh Varma said Monday that Russia has moved back again as the top defense partner of India. “There has been a fundamental change in how our defense relationship has moved on in the last 3 years

Israel Aerospace, Rafael to Exhibit at Dubai Airshow for the First Time...

November 2, 2021 @ 11:15 AM

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI), a company that is completely state-owned by the government of Israel and Rafael will for the first time exhibit at the Dubai Airshow taking place from November 14-16. Israel-U

U.S.-Greece to Speed Up Engagement Under Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement

November 2, 2021 @ 08:08 AM

Greece on Monday signed an Implementation Arrangement (IA) to accelerate its defense cooperation with the U.S

Russian Drones to Help Monitor Venezuelan Oil Pipelines

October 16, 2021 @ 02:14 PM

Russia will supply unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) for monitoring oil pipelines and detecting oil spills in Venezuela as per a memorandum of understanding (MoU) signed during the XV Russian-Venezuelan Intergovernmental Commission in Moscow earlier this week. The signing of the MoU took place in the presence of the head of the Venezuelan delegation, Minister of People's Power for Industry and National Production Jorge Appeaca and Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Yuri Borisov

Sweden, France Sign Letter of Intent on Defense Cooperation

October 4, 2021 @ 03:21 PM

The ministers of defense of France and Sweden signed a letter of intent on defense cooperation aiming to strengthen stability in Northern Europe. The Franco-Swedish cooperation reaffirms their commitment to the Mutual Assistance Clause - Article 42

Beyond S-400, Turkey Seeks Russian Fighter Jet, Submarines

October 4, 2021 @ 10:16 AM

Aside of seeking a second batch of S-400 Air Defense System (ADS) as well as technology transfer to build some of its components, Turkey has hinted that a partnership with Russia on fighter jets and submarines could be on the cards. President Erdogan's quick hop to the Russian city of Sochi last week where he met President Vladimir Putin signals the beginning of a deepening defense partnership far beyond the purchase of a stand-alone S-400 ADS

Greece Steadfast in Creating Souda Naval Base

September 20, 2021 @ 03:02 PM

With the Ongoing discussions on the new Mutual Defense Cooperation Agreement (MDCA) between Athens and Washington, Greece has stayed firm on creating a naval base at Souda on Crete. The new base is to a part of the efforts of Greece to establish a more permanent presence in the Eastern Mediterranean,

Belarus to Acquire Weapons Worth $1B from Russia

September 13, 2021 @ 06:51 AM

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko revealed that plans are being formulated to purchase more than $1 billion worth of weapons from Russia. He added that potential supplies of S-400 missile systems to the country are being discussed

Russia Signed Arms Export Deals worth 30 Billion Euro at Summer 2021

September 7, 2021 @ 06:43 PM

Russian arms export agency, Rosoboronexport signed over 30 contract documents worth more than 3 billion euro during the Army, MAKS and IMDS events that took place during summer 2021. The potential exports include Su-30 aircraft, Mi-35M / P , Mi-171Sh and Mi-17V-5 helicopters, anti-aircraft missile-gun complex " Pantsir-S1 / S1M " , MANPADS " Verba ", Radar "Protivnik-GE", electronic warfare system "Krasukha", mobile electronic countermeasures system "Repellent-Patrol", anti-tank missile system "Kornet-EM", remotely controlled combat modules, weapons for ships and submarines, small arms and ammunition

U.S. and India Discuss Bilateral, Regional Issues Ahead of 2+2 Ministerial Dialogue

September 3, 2021 @ 05:39 AM

Senior officials from both India and the United States exchanged views on a range of regional issues of shared interest and discussed new opportunities to strengthen bilateral ties, ahead of their 2+2 dialogue to be held later this month. Assistant Secretary of Defense for Indo-Pacific Affairs Dr