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Germany Approves Rheinmetall Armored Vehicle Plant In Algeria

Germany Approves Rheinmetall Armored Vehicle Plant In Algeria

Germany’s Economy Ministry has approved plans by defense group Rheinmetall to deliver an armored vehicle assembly plant to Algeria. Rheinmetall’s delivery to Algeria includes a production line to assemble the Fuchs armored vehicle, as well as other parts valued at […]


Dutch OK Military Equipment Supply to Algeria

Dutch OK Military Equipment Supply to Algeria

A Dutch company is allowed to sell some 21 million euros of military equipment to Algeria. Thales Nederland has received an export licence, Foreign Minister Frans Timmermans says in a letter to parliament. The deal involves radar systems and so-called […]


Algeria army boosts forces on Tunisia border: minister

Algeria army boosts forces on Tunisia border: minister

Algeria’s army has reinforced its forces along the eastern border with Tunisia, Interior Minister Daho Ould Kablia said on Thursday, days after the killing of eight Tunisian soldiers. The soldiers were found on Monday with their throats cut after being […]


France battles Mali militants as hostage crisis unfolds

France battles Mali militants as hostage crisis unfolds

French troops fought rebels in Mali, as security forces in neighboring Algeria surrounded extremist militants who killed two people, took more than 40 foreign hostages and called for an end to France’s “crusade”. After days of air strikes on militant […]


Algeria eyes 1,200 armoured vehicles from Germany: report

Algeria eyes 1,200 armoured vehicles from Germany: report

A subsidiary of Germany’s Rheinmetall, a specialist maker of automotive parts and defence equipment, intends to produce up to 1,200 Fuch-type armoured vehicles for Algeria, Der Spiegel said Sunday. According to Monday’s edition of the weekly, which quoted government sources, […]


Rosvertol seeks Algeria Mi-28 export deal

Rosvertol seeks Algeria Mi-28 export deal

Russia’s Rosvertol attack helicopter producer said on Monday it is in talks with Algeria over exports of its Mi-28NE for delivery from 2012-2017. “A commercial proposal has already been sent [to Algiers] and discussions will begin this year,” Rosvertol General […]


Russia signs contract for jet fighters to Algeria, Uganda

Russia signs contract for jet fighters to Algeria, Uganda

MOSCOW: Russia’s state arms exporter Rosoboronexport has signed two contracts worth $1.2 billion on the deliveries of 16 jet fighters to Algeria and another six fighters to Uganda, the Russian Vedomosti daily reported on Monday. The two African nations will […]


 
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