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Friday, March 27, 2015 22nd Year, No 22/13 (75 credits)


Front Page –
KSA
: Military intervention in Yemen

News Briefs – Page 2
Bahrain: National Guard and UAVs
KSA: RSNF Western Fleet *
Qatar: Libyan Army armament plans *
UAE: Coast Guard and CB-90 crafts
Yemen: Houthi preparations for war

Markets – Page 3
Iraq: Mirage 2000-9 purchase plans *
KSA: Naval Cooperation with Spain *
Qatar: Eurofighter deal *

Focus – Page 4
KSA: RSNF, LCS and destroyers *


Friday, March 20, 2015 22nd Year, No 22/12 (75 credits)


Front Page – UAE: F-35 aircraft *

News Briefs – Page 2
Algeria: CBRN decontamination system *
KSA: MoI, counter-terrorism and tactical radios *
Kuwait: Sheikh Khaled Saleh, KLF Commander
Qatar: Erdogan and Rafale
UAE: Rafale deal, no signs of reactivation

Markets – Page 3
Iraq: NBC reconnaissance vehicles *
KSA: RSLF, Boxer IFV and alternatives *
Kuwait: Cyber security cooperation with Britain

Focus – Page 4
Qatar: Emir Tamim, Erdogan and F-35 issue *


Tactical Newswires

UAE: Sheikh Mohammad and relationship with Saudi Arabia (45 credits)

Posted on: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan did not attend the Arab summit meeting which was convened in Sharm el-Sheikh on 28/3/15, despite efforts to convince him to attend. The following 512-word report tells what about these efforts, what about the problem and what about Sheikh Mohammad’s relationship with Saudi Arabia in the light of the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen.

Latest Newswires

Saudi RSAF, F-15 and air-to-ground missiles (35 credits)

Posted on: Wed, Apr 01, 2015

Saudi Defence Minister Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz is said to be in permanent contacts with the Pentagon to help him cover any lack of air-to-ground missiles which the F-15 fighter jets use in the airstrikes in Yemen within the context of the Decisive Storm operation. The following 364-word report sheds more light on the subject.

Iraq Army, obstacles to acquire MRAP vehicles (30 credits)

Posted on: Tue, Mar 31, 2015

There is talk about unexpected obstacles blocking the acquisition of multirole mine-resistant ambush protected (MRAP) vehicles in favor of the Iraqi Army. The following 370-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the obstacles and what about the position of the Iraqi Defence Ministry.

Saudi Prince Mohammad, visit to Jazan and new measures (30 credits)

Posted on: Tue, Mar 31, 2015

Saudi Defence Minister Prince Mohammad Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz took a series of reinforcement measures on the southern front following his inspection visit to Jazan on 23/3/2015. The following 312-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about these measures and what brigades and units are concerned by them.

UAE: Sheikh Mohammad and relationship with Saudi Arabia (45 credits)

Posted on: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan did not attend the Arab summit meeting which was convened in Sharm el-Sheikh on 28/3/15, despite efforts to convince him to attend. The following 512-word report tells what about these efforts, what about the problem and what about Sheikh Mohammad’s relationship with Saudi Arabia in the light of the Saudi-led military operation in Yemen.

UAE: Possible reactivation of Rafale deal (40 credits)

Posted on: Mon, Mar 30, 2015

There is talk about preparations underway for a new round of contacts on a deal for the Rafale aircraft between Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi Sheikh Mohammad Bin Zayed Al Nahyan and French officials, including notably President François Hollande and Defence Minister Jean-Yves le Drian. The following 418-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about these preparations.