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Elbit Systems to Supply a Latin-American Country with Hermes 900 UAS

Elbit Systems to Supply a Latin-American Country with Hermes 900 UAS

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that it was awarded a contract to supply a Latin American country with Hermes 900 Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS). The project is not in an amount that is material to Elbit Systems. The UAS will […]


Nuclear weapons threat not decreasing, study says

Nuclear weapons threat not decreasing, study says

More than 5,000 nuclear weapons are deployed around the world and nuclear powers continue investing in new weapon systems, making meaningful disarmament in the near future unlikely, a report published Tuesday said. “More than 5,000 nuclear weapons are deployed and […]


Syria says 120 police killed, activists see mutiny

Syria says 120 police killed, activists see mutiny

One hundred and twenty policemen were killed by “armed gangs” in northwest Syria, state television said, as the authorities warned of a firm response. Activists who spoke to AFP in Cyprus disputed the official account, speaking instead of a mutiny […]


Syria says 23 dead as Israel opens fire on Golan Heights

Syria says 23 dead as Israel opens fire on Golan Heights

Israeli troops opened fire on Sunday as protesters from Syria stormed a ceasefire line in the occupied Golan Heights, with Damascus saying 23 demonstrators were killed. Hundreds of protesters rushed the ceasefire line, cutting through barbed wire as they tried […]


Outcry as Israel firm accused of trade with Iran

Outcry as Israel firm accused of trade with Iran

After years of pushing for tough sanctions against Iran, Israel has been left reeling by reports that an Israeli shipping company has been actively doing business with the Islamic republic. The scandal erupted last week, when the US State Department […]


Israeli Air Force Had “Flawed Strategy” During Lebanon War

Israeli Air Force Had “Flawed Strategy” During Lebanon War

Israel’s disappointing performance in its war against Hezbollah in Lebanon in 2006 did not reflect a “failure of air power,” but rather a failure of Israel’s political and military leaders to properly assess the enemy, set achievable goals, apply an […]


Israeli spy sought details of Russian-Arab military deals

Israeli spy sought details of Russian-Arab military deals

The Israeli military attache expelled by Moscow for spying tried to obtain information about Russian military cooperation with Arab and CIS states, the Federal Security Service (FSB) said on Friday. Israeli Embassy official Vadim Leiderman was detained while meeting with […]


Elbit Sells Training System to Asian Army

Elbit Sells Training System to Asian Army

Elbit Systems Ltd. announced today that it was awarded a contract valued at $32.7 million to supply an Asian army with advanced training systems for its armor and infantry forces. The project will be performed over the next three years. […]


IAI to Show Maritime Application for Jumper Missile at IMDEX

IAI to Show Maritime Application for Jumper Missile at IMDEX

Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI)/MLM Division of Systems, Missiles and Space Group will present a new maritime application for its autonomous artillery system – Jumper at the Singapore International Maritime Defense Exhibition and Conference – IMDEX Asia 2011. IAI’s exhibit will […]


 
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