Sale of TOW to Saudi Arabia

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Saudi Arabia of TOW 2B (BGM-71F-Series) missiles for an estimated cost of $670 million.  The Defense Security Cooperation Agency delivered the required certification notifying Congress of this possible sale today. The Government of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia More...

24/03/2018 21:15
22/03/2018 20:44

Canadian Armed Forces contribute to strengthen Iraqi forces capabilities in dealing with explosive hazards

 In February and March this year, a Canadian Armed Forces Explosive Threat Training Team conducted an Explosive Threat Search training course for trainers of the Iraqi Security Forces. This course was held at More...

12/03/2018 19:54

Latvia receives its first TPS-77 MRR air surveillance radar

This week National Armed Forces of Latvia will finalise the delivery of the first Multi-Role radar TPS-77 MRR by testing its air surveillance capabilities. The new radar will significantly boost air surveillance More...

09/03/2018 19:51

Azerbaijan and Georgia signed Military Cooperation Plan for 2018

The Minister of Defense of the Republic of Azerbaijan, Colonel General Zakir Hasanov has met with the delegation headed by the Minister of Defense of Georgia, Mr. Levan Izoria on March 9. Before the meeting, the More...

09/03/2018 14:36

UAE receives 300 AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder missiles from the United States

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to the United Arab Emirates of 300 AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder Block II  missiles, 40 AIM-9X-2 Sidewinder Captive Air Training Missiles More...

08/03/2018 23:41

Georgia Defense Minister to visit Azerbaijan

The delegation led by the Minister of Defense of Georgia Levan Izoria will pay an official visit to Azerbaijan on March 9. Within the framework of the visit the Georgian delegation will hold the meetings in the More...

07/03/2018 11:51

Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering’s 8×8 combat vehicle nearing service entry

Paramount Group, the African-based global defence and aerospace company, and its joint venture in Kazakhstan, Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering (KPE), announced that the Ministry of Defence of Kazakhstan is in the More...

06/03/2018 16:42

Ukraine purchases Javelin missiles from the United States

The State Department has made a determination approving a possible Foreign Military Sale to Ukraine of Javelin Missiles and Javelin Command Launch Units (CLUs) for an estimated cost of $47 million.  The Defense More...

28/02/2018 12:18

Kazakhstani experts are carrying out demonstration tests of “Barys 8х8” APV

Demonstration tests of “Barys” armored personnel vehicle (APV) with 8х8 wheel arrangement from local enterprise “Kazakhstan Paramount Engineering” LLP has started in Kazakhstan. Currently experts of the More...

12/02/2018 20:56

Latvia purchases Spike from EuroSpike consortium

Contract for purchase of various Spike anti-tank missile systems, worth €108 million and made by Israel, will be signed by Minister of Defence Raimonds Bergmanis and EuroSpike Managing Directors, Mr. Guenter Lauer More...