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Taiwan Insists On Tech Transfer in Sub Deal

AFP, Taiwan parliamentarians Oct. 31 demanded a technology transfer as a condition for the purchase of eight conventional submarines from the United States, despite Washington

A2C2S Supports Troops in Iraq with Combat Command and Control

Raytheon Co, MCKINNEY, Texas — A command and control system designed by Raytheon Company for the U.S. Army has supported the 4th Infantry Division in Iraq for the past six months. Called Army Airborne Command and Control System (A2C2S), the […]

Embraer Ferries to Europe the First EMB 145 AEW&C of the Hellenic Air Force

Embraer, Embraer announced today that on October 16 it started the process of ferrying to Europe the first EMB 145 AEW&C aircraft belonging to the Hellenic Air Force, for the installation of specific mission equipment that will allow the Hellenic […]

U.S. Hits Obstacles In Helping Taiwan Guard Against China

The Washington Post , The officials acknowledge that the program is a major departure from long-standing U.S. policy limiting military relations with Taiwan to avoid a confrontation with China. They describe it as a crash course intended to help Taiwan […]

Tunisia, Germany sign military cooperation Treaty

Arabnews, An official source said that Tunis and Germany signed yesterday an agreement on military cooperation aimed at contributing to “establishing peace and security in the world.” The agreement which was signed by the German minister of defense Peter Struck […]

Bush's strategy: get out or risk being thrown out of Washington

The Age Company , President George Bush has an exit plan for Iraq. Its blurry outline was revealed this week as the worst violence since the fall of Saddam Hussein exploded in the country. Mr Bush flagged his strategy on […]

Lying war leaders are all at sea

belfasttelegraph, THEY used a spectre to spook the people. Now it's become real. The atrocious bombings in Baghdad in the last few days leave little room for doubt that fighters filled with a certainty of eternal salvation are at work. […]

Govt Expresses Concern Over Destruction of Palestinian Homes

Buanews, Government has expressed concern of the excessive use of force by the Israeli Defence Force (IDF) in highly populated areas of Palestine. This comes as Israeli forces destroyed three apartment towers housing over 2 000 Palestinians, leaving thousands homeless […]

State PSEs defence production capabilities to be considered

PTI, THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: A report of the high-level task force on utilising the defence production capabilities of Kerala-based Keltron and Keltec was under consideration, Union Minister of State for Defence O Rajagopal said here on Thursday. The report contained short-term suggestions […]

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