Following the 2016 signature of the contract to supply 28 Typhoons to Kuwait, production has now started.
The Theodore Roosevelt Carrier Strike Group and embarked Carrier Air Wing 17 have began sorties from the Arabian Gulf in support of Operation Inherent Resolve against Islamic State.
Coalition military forces continue to attack Islamic State, conducting multiple strikes over the last few days, Combined Joint Task Force Operation Inherent Resolve officials reported.
Soldiers from the US 3rd Armoured Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division and Kuwaiti military forces conducted the first-ever Desert Observer exercise near Udairi Range in northern Kuwait.
The governments of the United Kingdom and Saudi Arabia have announced a new Military and Security Cooperation Agreement, signed in Jeddah by the Defence Secretary Sir Michael Fallon and the Saudi Crown Prince HRH Mohammed bin Salman.