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Last Advanced Block 50 F-16 Unveiled For Turkish Air Force

Last Advanced Block 50 F-16 Unveiled For Turkish Air Force

Turkish Aerospace Industries, Inc. (TAI) and Lockheed Martin unveiled the last Turkish-built F-16 at a ceremony held at TAI’s facilities in Ankara. The ceremony was attended by Deputy Undersecretary of Turkish Defense Industries Mr. Serdar Demirel and high level executives […]


Russia backs Syria as US, Germany send Patriots

Russia insisted on Friday its stand on the conflict in key ally Syria was unchanged, while Washington and Berlin prepared to deploy Patriot missiles and troops near Turkey’s border with the country. A foreign ministry spokesman in Moscow said Russia’s […]


Missiles on Syria border prelude to intervention: report

Missiles on Syria border prelude to intervention: report

NATO’s deployment of Patriot missiles on Turkey’s restive border with Syria is a prelude to military intervention in the country to help “terrorist groups,” a pro-regime newspaper reported on Tuesday. The pro-regime Al-Watan newspaper said that the deployment of missiles […]


NATO Approves Turkey’s Request for Patriot Missiles

NATO Approves Turkey’s Request for Patriot Missiles

NATO foreign ministers have agreed to Turkey’s request for Patriot anti-missile batteries to defend the country against possible airstrikes from neighboring Syria. The decision came during the first of two days of meetings at alliance headquarters in Brussels, with ministers […]


Deploying Patriots in Turkey to take some weeks: US

Deploying Patriots in Turkey to take some weeks: US

Even if NATO foreign ministers approve Turkey’s request to deploy Patriot missiles on the border with Syria as expected, it will still take some weeks to get them in place, a top US official said Monday. The United States was […]


Russia Opposes NATO Missiles In Turkey

Russia Opposes NATO Missiles In Turkey

Russia has said it opposes the potential deployment of NATO missiles in Turkey. Proponents say the move could help secure Turkey’s border with Syria, currently embroiled in civil war. Russian Foreign Ministry spokesman Alexander Lukashevich voiced Moscow’s concern over NATO’s […]


German Patriot Missiles Could Defend Turkey

German Patriot Missiles Could Defend Turkey

Turkey is expected to ask NATO to deploy German Patriot air defense missiles on its border with Syria. That would be the first foreign deployment for a unit originally intended to protect against a Soviet threat. You never know what […]


The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The Warships & Naval Vessels Market 2013-2023

The warships & naval vessels market is an established defence sector, but one that offers considerable opportunities to exploit. Despite the decrease of defence spending in the West, the market continues to be driven by other factors. The withdrawal from […]


Turkey to ask for NATO support on border with Syria

Turkey to ask for NATO support on border with Syria

NATO said Monday it would urgently consider a request from Ankara to deploy Patriot missiles along Turkey’s troubled border with Syria as the EU announced its recognition of the new Syrian opposition coalition. NATO chief Anders Fogh Rasmussen said the […]


 
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