ATK Matrix System Selected by Army for Accelerated Deployment to Iraq

ATK Alliant Techsystems, MINNEAPOLIS: Alliant Techsystems has been notified that the U.S. Army will accelerate fielding of the Matrix remote munitions control system. Twenty-five...

iRobot Secures Increase in Future Combat Systems Funding for Development of Small Unmanned Ground...

iRobot Corp., BURLINGTON, Mass: iRobot Corp. today announced that its funding for the U.S. Army's Future Combat Systems (FCS) program has increased to $37.3...

Bulgarian President Wants Troops Out of Iraq in 2005

AFP, Bulgarian President Georgy Parvanov told parliament Jan. 21 that he wants to see Bulgaria

Greater Role for Army Reserves on Operations

Australian Department of Defence, Army Reserves have begun providing some of the Transit Security Elements (TSE) aboard Navy vessels on Operation Relex II and...

Special Operations Forces Combat Assault Rifle (SCAR) to FN Herstal

FN Herstal, MACDILL AIR FORCE BASE, TAMPA: The United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM) today announced that it has awarded the contract for the...

Send More Troops to Iraq: Powell

AFP, U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell recommended sending more troops to Iraq during a secret meeting last month between U.S. President George W....

Russia To Purchase Dozens of Tanks, Missiles in 2005

AFP, The Russian military will receive more than 90 new T-90 tanks, seven fighter jets and new nuclear missiles next year, Defense Minister Sergei...

Uncontrolled Weapons Across Africa Imperiling Governments, Societies, say Experts

http://www.voanews.com/english/2004-12-28-voa43.cfm, It is estimated there are some 30 million handguns and other small arms in sub-Saharan Africa, with the vast majority of them in...

Army ready for lightning wars

TIMES NEWS NETWORK, NEW DELHI: India has to be ready for "swift, intense and short wars", in the backdrop of terrorism and nuclear threats,...

Al-Khalid tank given to Pakistan army

APP, ISLAMABAD: Vice Chief of Army Staff, Gen Mohammad Yousuf Khan, on Thursday presided over a ceremony to equip the Guides Cavalry with state-of-the-art...