UK set to resume Saudi arms sales

The Government say it will now begin the process of clearing the backlog of licence applications for Saudi Arabia and its coalition partners that has built up since the 20th of June last year.

US deploys F-35A jets to the Middle East

For the third time in 12 months, the United States has deployed F-35A Lighting jets into combat.

US approves sale of 84 Patriot missiles to Kuwait

The United States has approved the sale of 84 of the most recent generation of Patriot missiles to Kuwait.

British firm Meggitt to design and equip large training complex in Middle East

British firm Meggitt PLC has been awarded a $78 million contract for the design and installation of a sophisticated, multi-mission, indoor and outdoor training facility in an unnamed Middle Eastern country.

Turkey delivers medical aid to the US

The assistance consisted of surgical masks, overalls, disinfectant, goggles, N-95 masks and face shields.

Saudi Arabia orders 1,052 AGM-84 missiles

Boeing has been awarded a combined $3.1 billion in contracts for Harpoon and SLAM ER weapon systems for Saudi Arabia.

Iranian frigate hits support ship with missile during trials

The Iranian Navy have reported that 19 sailors have died and 15 others were injured in the tragic incident near the Straits of Hormuz.

Iranian vessels harass U.S. Naval Forces in Arabian Gulf

Eleven Iranian vessels repeatedly conducted "dangerous and harassing approaches" to US Naval vessels in the Arabian Gulf.

British military to ‘drawdown’ from Iraq following Covid-19 outbreak

Following a pause in the coalition training mission in Iraq some service personnel will be redeploying back to the UK, say the Ministry of Defence.

Allies agree to enhance NATO mission in Iraq

NATO Defence Ministers addressed key issues including NATO’s training mission in Iraq and the challenge posed by Russia’s missile systems.



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