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...

Syrian convoy carrying equipment and tanks leaves Lebanon

http://www.haaretzdaily.com, BEIRUT - A convoy of around 40 Syrian trucks crossed the Lebanese border early Thursday towards the Syrian territories, thus completing a third...

U.S. Army Awarded $12M in FY05 Contracts to Markland Subsidiary EOIR Technologies Inc.

Markland Technologies , RIDGEFIELD, CT -- Markland Technologies, Inc., an integrated homeland security company, announced today that the U.S. Army's Night Vision and Electronic...

Japan to stop procurement of costly Type 90 battle tank

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Russian engineers design fifth-generation tank

http://www.gateway2russia.com/, Kubinka, Moscow Region: A new generation tank is being designed in Russia. It is expected to become the basic combat system for a...

Russian army to get 14 T-90 tanks in 2004

http://www.itar-tass.com, MOSCOW: The Russian Armed Forces will get 14 T-90 tanks in 2004, head of the Defense Ministry

General Dynamics Awarded $22 Mn Contract to Modify M1A2 Abrams SEP Tanks

General Dynamics Land Systems, STERLING HEIGHTS: The U.S. Army Tank-Automotive and Armaments Command has awarded General Dynamics Land Systems, a business unit of General...