Post Tagged with: "Algeria"
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 positions in northern Mali, controlled by the rebels since April, French special forces and Malian [...]
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, the German government believes that the Rheinmetall subsidiary will produce in Algeria over the next [...]
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 Director Boris Slyusar said. “We hope to sign a contract for delivery in 2012-2017.” Rosvertol [...]
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 receive different models of the Su-30 Flanker fighters. Algiers will receive 16 Su-30-MKI(A)s and Kampala [...]