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Saudi Prince Bandar and the situation in Iraq (40 credits)

Posted on: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Secretary-General of the Saudi National Security Council (NSC) Prince Bandar Bin Sultan Bin Abdulaziz, who also acts as King’s Adviser and Special Envoy, is said to be working on the situation in Iraq following a plan he has already agreed upon with King Abdullah. The following 512-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about Prince Bandar’s work there.

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Iraq: Abadi, Defence Ministry and arms suppliers (30 credits)

Posted on: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

The Iraqi Defence Ministry is said to have prepared a list of potential arms suppliers to Iraq but is waiting for PM designate Haider al-Abadi to form his government to present it. The following 356-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what suppliers are on the list. It also tells what about Al-Abadi’s position.

Kuwait Land Forces, MRAPs, UAVs for border with Iraq (40 credits)

Posted on: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

Emir of Kuwait Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad is said to have ordered to allocate the necessary funds to reinforce military defenses along the Kuwaiti border with Iraq. The following 430-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the Kuwaiti-Saudi contacts for border cooperation. It also tells what about the allocated funds and what about the needs of the Kuwaiti Land Forces (KLF) to secure the border.

Saudi National Guard, light vehicles for new special unit (30 credits)

Posted on: Fri, Aug 22, 2014

The Saudi Ministry of National Guard is said to have plans to set up a new unit for special operations and get it supplied with specific 4x4 wheeled vehicles. The following 318-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the unit and how many vehicles are required and what about the preferred types.

Saudi Prince Bandar and the situation in Iraq (40 credits)

Posted on: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Secretary-General of the Saudi National Security Council (NSC) Prince Bandar Bin Sultan Bin Abdulaziz, who also acts as King’s Adviser and Special Envoy, is said to be working on the situation in Iraq following a plan he has already agreed upon with King Abdullah. The following 512-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about Prince Bandar’s work there.

Oman: Police Coast Guard, plans to buy UAVs (25 credits)

Posted on: Thu, Aug 21, 2014

Sultan Qaboos of Oman, who is now in Germany for medical tests and treatment, is said to have approved a project to buy unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) for the Royal Oman Police Coast Guard (ROPCG). The following 288-word report sheds light on the subject and tells what about the project. [Briefly reproduced in Tactical Weekly (Issue No 21/34 – August 22, 2014)]