Defense News

Monday, June 8, 2015 - 05:25
India has offered to buy two intelligence, surveillance, target acquisition and reconnaissance (ISTAR) aircraft from Raytheon on a government-to-government basis.
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 06:43
The United Arab Emirates have requested a foreign military sale for guided munitions worth $130 million, the US Defense and Security Cooperation Agency said.
Friday, June 5, 2015 - 06:20
France will more than halve its troop deployment in the Central African Republic this month, as part of its handover of the peacekeeping mission to the UN.
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 08:19
More than two years after the French-led Operation Serval routed jihadists advancing on the capital Bamako, armed groups in the area are no longer able to carry out coordinated attacks.
Monday, June 1, 2015 - 08:05
Nine member states of the Southern Africa Development Community (SADC) have resolved to intensify the training of regional special forces counterterrorism units.
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 07:56
The Pentagon has assembled a group to look at potential changes to the train and equip mission in Iraq, Defense Secretary Ash Carter said Thursday.
Friday, May 29, 2015 - 05:19
Defense ministers for the three Baltic states said Thursday they are mulling a joint air defense system in response to security concerns over Russia's activity in the region.
Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - 06:44
African countries along with China, Russia and Venezuela refused on Friday to back a UN resolution on curbing the spread of small arms, but it was still adopted after much wrangling.
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 05:18
The Royal Saudi Navy is seeking to purchase 10 Sikorsky MH-60R Sea Hawk helicopters as part of its naval expansion program.
Friday, May 22, 2015 - 05:15
A three-day, closed-door conference attended by eight top NATO air defense commanders and senior staff ended Thursday in Israel where thoughts and experiences vis-a-vis the challenges and opportunities of their common mission were exchanged amongst the attendees.