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Friday, February 20, 2015 22nd Year, No 22/08 (75 credits)


Front Page – UAE: Airstrikes against Daesh

News Briefs – Page 2
Algeria: Mountain Brigade, 4x4 vehicles *
KSA: SFHU, MRAP vehicles
Kuwait: Italy, Eurofighter and M-346
Oman: RNO and landing crafts *
Qatar: QAG, UAVs and surveillance systems *

Markets – Page 3
Iraq: Navy, Navantia and patrol boats *
KSA: RSLF and C4ISR related systems
UAE: IDEX, Patria and 8x8 tender *

Focus – Page 4
Bahrain: King Hamad and Eurofighter deal *


Friday, February 13, 2015 22nd Year, No 22/07 (75 credits)


Front Page - KSA: Submarines

News Briefs – Page 2
Algeria: US Africom and Predator UAVs
Bahrain: Royal Guard, fast patrol boats *
Iraq: Plans to buy 500 4x4 vehicles
Kuwait: KAF, Eurofighter and MBDA missiles
UAE: France, Egypt and Rafale deal

Markets – Page 3
Iraq: UAE and Mirage 2000-9 donation *
KSA: RSLF, Griffon and Jaguar 6x6 *
Kuwait: Emergency boats for Civil Defence *

Focus – Page 4
KSA: RSNF, LCS and DDG-51 *


Tactical Newswires

Saudi Prince Mohammad and RSNF Eastern Fleet (50 credits)

Posted on: Tue, Mar 03, 2015

Saudi Defence Minister Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz is said to have set up a team to assist him on a project to develop the Eastern Fleet of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF). The following 481-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the team and what about Prince Mohammad’s new plans for the RSNF Eastern Fleet.

Latest Newswires

Bahrain, Saudi Arabia and RBAF aircraft procurement project (40 credits)

Posted on: Tue, Mar 03, 2015

Assistant Commander of the Royal Bahraini Air Force (RBAF) Air Vice-Marshal Sheikh Mohammad Bin Salman Al Khalifa is said to have visited Riyadh last month to hold contacts over the RBAF aircraft procurement project. The following 422-word report sheds light on his contacts and tells what about the outcome, notably on what concerns the Eurofighter Typhoon.

Kuwait Interior Ministry, plans to buy CBRN equipment (30 credits)

Posted on: Tue, Mar 03, 2015

The Kuwaiti Interior Ministry is said to be going ahead with a project to buy chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear (CBRN) equipment and systems in favor of the Kuwaiti Civil Defence, the Kuwaiti Coast Guard and counter-terrorism units. The following 318-word report sheds light on the subject and tells want about the progress of the project and what about the required equipment.

Saudi Prince Mohammad and RSNF Eastern Fleet (50 credits)

Posted on: Tue, Mar 03, 2015

Saudi Defence Minister Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz is said to have set up a team to assist him on a project to develop the Eastern Fleet of the Royal Saudi Naval Forces (RSNF). The following 481-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the team and what about Prince Mohammad’s new plans for the RSNF Eastern Fleet.

Saudi King Salman, Sisi, relationship and rules (50 credits)

Posted on: Mon, Mar 02, 2015

Saudi King Salman received Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi yesterday (March 1, 2015) in his palace in Riyadh, in the presence of high-ranking Saudi officials. The following 740-word report sheds light on the meeting and tells what about the outcome, notably on what concerns the relationship between the two countries, the Saudi financial support for the Egyptian Army, the Egyptian anti-terrorist activities in Libya and the issue of Muslims Brotherhood.

UAE: Sheikh Mohammad, EDT Enigma, Patria and 8x8 tender (40 credits)

Posted on: Mon, Mar 02, 2015

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces General Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan put the prototype of the EDT Enigma 8x8 vehicle on display at last week’s IDEX 2015. The following 500-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the Emirati plans for the Enigma and their impact on a deal for the Patria AMV.