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Why Turkey Wants To Co-Develop Fighter Jets, Cruise Missiles With ‘Not So Tech-Savvy’ Pakistan?

Turkey is looking to forge a military partnership with Pakistan for the co-production of combat jets and missiles, which could eventually clear its path...

As India’s Drone Industry Takes Wing, Turkey Emerges As A ‘UAV Superpower’

At a time when India has started investing in military drone technology, Turkey has taken another leap forward by designing its first artificial intelligence...

Indian Air Force’s Su-30-MKI Jets To Spread Wings For ‘Desert Flag’ Drills With The UAE

The Indian Air Force (IAF) will be taking part in a multi-nation air combat exercise, Desert Flag, in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in...

Pakistan On-Track To Develop An Enormous Oil City In Balochistan’s Gwadar District As Saudi Reassures Investments

Pakistan has confirmed that its plan to develop a massive oil city in Balochistan's Gwadar district, which will also host the $10 billion Aramco...

Can Iran Dominate Middle-East Airspace With Indigenous Version Of MQ-9 Reaper Drones?

Has Iran launched its own version of the US' MQ-9 Reaper drone? The Middle-Eastern nation has unveiled its new Kaman-22 drone, which is said...

Why Is Turkey Aggressively Pushing For Greater Cooperation With Bangladesh?

Analysis By Anupama Ghosh  The year 2019 saw Turkey launch its ‘Asia Anew’ initiative in a bid to boost its cooperation with Asian countries. Increasing...

Saudi Arabia Rejects US Report On Murder Of Jamal Khashoggi; Calls It Unacceptable Assessment

Saudi Arabia has rejected a report submitted to the US Congress regarding the murder of Saudi citizen Jamal Khashoggi, according to a foreign ministry...

Chinook vs Stallion: Why Did Israel Overlook Boeing’s CH-47 Chinook For Lockheed’s CH-53K King Stallion Helicopter?

Putting all speculation to rest, Israel's Defense Ministry has finally picked the Lockheed Martin CH-53K 'King Stallion' heavy-lift helicopter for the country's military. It...

Biden Will Hit Saudi Arabia Where It Hurts The Most With A CIA Report On Khashoggi Murder

If putting a halt to a weapons deal with Saudi Arabia were not enough, the Biden administration is now set to hit Riyadh where...

IDEX-2021: China Displays Its High-Tech Military Hardware At Abu Dhabi Expo: Watch

China has emerged as a major exhibitor at the ongoing IDEX-2021, the largest defense expo in the Middle East. The country has showcased aerial...

SAAB, The Maker Of Gripen Jets, Delivers Third GlobalEye Early-Warning Aircraft To The UAE

The Swedish aerospace & defense firm Saab AB has delivered its third GlobalEye Airborne Early Warning & Control aircraft to the United Arab Emirates...

Will Saudi Arabia Change Its Stance On Kashmir As Imran Khan Tries To Mend Ties With Riyadh?

The Imran Khan government in Pakistan is trying to mend its ties with Saudi Arabia, which had hit a low last year. Does this...

Has Israel Dropped Plans To Buy F-15 Fighter Jets That The US Is Also Selling To India?

Israel has recently formalized its plans to purchase KC-46 aerial refueling tankers and additional F-35I aircraft from the US. Interestingly, this deal will not...

Russia To Showcase T-14 Armata Battle Tank At Middle-East’s Largest Defense Expo ‘IDEX 2021’

A mock-up of T-14 Armata, a new-generation Russian tank, is being unveiled at the ongoing IDEX 2021 in Abu Dhabi. This is the largest...

Turkey Makes Last-Ditch Effort To Revive The F-35 Fighter Jet Deal With The US

Turkey has hired a Washington-based law firm to lobby for its reintegration into the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter (JSF) program after the US kicked...

Russia Lines Up Latest Air Defense Missiles, Assault Rifles, Fighter Jets For Abu Dhabi Expo

From the latest air defense systems such as Antey-4000, Viking, and Tor-E2 to T-14 Armata battle tank, Su-35 fighter, KORD, and AK-19 assault rifles...

How Will Saudi Arabia’s New Move On Govt Contracts Benefit Indian Job Seekers?

Saudi Arabia has decided that it will be giving government contracts to only those companies which have regional headquarters in the kingdom. But how...

How Iran-Russia Military Drills Are Bringing India & China Together

The Iranian Navy has launched a joint exercise ‘Iran-Russia Maritime Security Belt 2021’ in the Indian Ocean, which will also witness the participation of...

Why Biden Admin’s Latest Move On The Houthis May Not Help Solve The Yemen Crisis

Immediately after being sworn into office, the Biden administration announced it was ending all American support for the Saudi Arabia-led war in Yemen, including...

WATCH: Russian Military’s Kamikaze Drone Blows Up Terrorist Vehicle With Pinpoint Accuracy

The Russian military purportedly used a loitering munition, also known as kamikaze drone, to blow up a pickup truck carrying ammunition in Syria. The...

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