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Ministry of Defence Welcomes Report on the Defence Industrial Strategy

, The Ministry of Defence today welcomed the publication of the House of Commons Defence Committee's report on the Defence Industrial Strategy. Following the...

US Defense Export Control Reform Nears Finish Line

After years of problems and delays, the reform of the U.S. government’s export control process is nearing completion, said Andrew J. Shapiro, the assistant...

Former Boeing Engineer Charged with Espionage for China

Boeing Company, A former Boeing engineer was arrested this morning after being indicted last week on charges of economic espionage and acting as an...

1,500 more US troops to Iraq

AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE, Washington: The US military has deployed about 1,500 additional troops to Iraq to back up US and Iraqi forces trying to restore...

Indian Defense Update

Indian Ministry of Defence, ARJUN MAIN BATTLE TANK:  The Main Battle Tank (MBT) Arjun has gone through all the tests and it is meeting...

U.S. to cut armed forces – Obama

The U.S. President Barack Obama unveiled on Thursday a new defense strategy that seeks to cut the country’s armed forces as a part of...

Ex-Soviet states to set up joint regional air defense networks

ASTRAKHAN: Several members of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) are involved in creating three joint regional air defense structures as part of the...

NKorea deploys anti-aircraft missiles as wargame tensions mount

Seoul: North Korea moved long-range anti-aircraft missiles close to the border with South Korea as tensions rose over the sinking of one of Seoul's...

China to cut 200,000 men in army downsizing before 2005

People's Daily, The work of servicemen retirement in the winter of 2003 will soon begin, with part of army men to be released before...

US Army approves first female officers for ground combat

The US Army said Friday it will commission 22 women as infantry and armor officers under historic new rules allowing females to serve in...