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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

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.

Qatar, Britain, security partnership and Eurofighter Typhoon (40 credits)

Posted on: Fri, Feb 27, 2015

Qatari Minister of State for Defence Affairs Major-General Hamad Bin Ali Al-Atiyyah paid a visit this week to Britain during which he met with British Defence Secretary Michael Fallon. The following 482-word report sheds light on the meeting and tells what about the outcome, notably on what concerns security and military partnership between both countries and the subject of the Eurofighter Typhoon.

Saudi Arabia, Britain, security and strategic cooperation (40 credits)

Posted on: Fri, Feb 27, 2015

Saudi Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad Bin Nayef Bin Abdulaziz, who also acts as 2nd Deputy PM and Interior Minister, paid this week a visit to Britain during which he met with PM David Cameron and Defence Secretary Michael Fallon. The following 434-word report sheds light on his talks there and tells what about the outcome, notably on what concerns security and strategic cooperation between both countries.