Post Tagged with: "Czech Republic"
Czech Defence Minister Alexandr Vondra welcomes Iraqi delegation led by Defence Minister of the Republic of Iraq Sadoon Al-Dulaim on 23 January 2012. The talks focused on further billateral cooperation in the field of defence and current situation in the region of the Near East. Minister Vondra at the press conference emphasized that even though [...]
Soldiers of the 42nd and the 72nd Mechanized Battalions will be the first ones in the Czech military to use new Czech-made CZ 805 BREN assault rifles. The first 505 automatic rifles CZ 805 BREN A1/A2, out of almost eight thousand of the whole contract, will be used by solders of five units. The major [...]
The Czech Republic has decided not to participate in the U.S. ballistic missile system for Europe. Our correspondent looks at the U.S. proposal and describes the reasons for the Czech withdrawal. The United States’ plan for a ballistic missile defense system in Europe has gone through several changes over the past few years. The original [...]
The United States has abandoned plans to deploy a missile early warning center as part of a European missile defense system in the Czech Republic, Defense Minister Alexandr Vondra was quoted by CTK news agency as saying on Wednesday. “The Czech Republic will look for other options to participate in the project,” Vondra said after [...]
Iraq is ready to buy light attack aircraft, offered for sale by the Czech republic earlier this month, Iraqi Prime Minister Nuri al-Maliki said after talks with his Czech counterpart in Baghdad. The visit to Baghdad by Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas, which began on Monday, focused on bilateral economic and political cooperation. In mid-April, [...]
The Czech Republic is planning to offer Iraq a number of light attack aircraft and help Baghdad to modernize its helicopter fleet, Czech Foreign Minister Karel Schwarzenberg said. Czech Prime Minister Petr Necas will visit Iraq on May 23-24 to promote closer economic cooperation with Baghdad and sign an agreement on mutual protection of investments. [...]
The Typhoon will attend both Hradec Králové and Ostrava air shows. This month sees Eurofighter Typhoon venturing to the Czech Republic as we attend two key European air shows held in the country. With a potential requirement for a new, more capable and fully NATO compatible fighter to replace the Air Force’s existing leased JAS [...]