Kategorie: Defence News

Combined Force Detains Taliban Weapons Supplier

WASHINGTON, July 5, 2012 — An Afghan and coali­tion secu­ri­ty force detained a Tal­iban weapons sup­pli­er in the Chim­tal dis­trict of Afghanistan’s Balkh province today, mil­i­tary offi­cials report­ed.

USAUS Military contracts for FY12

AIR FORCE Ter­a­dyne, Inc., North Read­ing, Mass., is being award­ed a $16,848,088 firm-fixed-price con­tract to pro­cure­ment com­po­nents for the organ­ic assem­bly of 25 Ver­sa­tile Depot Auto­mat­ic Test Sys­tems. The loca­tion of the per­for­mance is NorthWeit­er­lesen…

India All Set To Complete Nuclear Triad

India will be one of the select group of nations that pos­sess a nuclear tri­ad for it’s cred­i­ble and invul­ner­a­ble nuclear weapons stock­pile.

India China Joint Army Exercise Next Year

After a lull of over three years in mil­i­tary ties, Defence ties between India and Chi­na are set to gain momen­tum with New Del­hi mulling joint exer­cis­es with Bei­jing next year.

Canada-Jamaica Defence Relations — Backgrounder

Cana­da and Jamaica enjoy close, long­stand­ing, and his­toric bilat­er­al rela­tions that include hemi­spher­ic and inter­na­tion­al coop­er­a­tion, secu­ri­ty and defence coop­er­a­tion, trade and invest­ment links, offi­cial devel­op­ment assis­tance, and tourism.

Picatinny engineers set phasers to ‘fry’

PICATINNY ARSENAL, N.J. — Sci­en­tists and engi­neers at Picatin­ny Arse­nal are busy devel­op­ing a device that will shoot light­ning bolts down laser beams to destroy its tar­get. Sol­diers and sci­ence fic­tion fans, you’re wel­come.

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Iran — Fortschreibung Stand 1. Juli 2012

Mit Inkraft­treten (1. Juli) des EU Embar­gos gegen iranis­che Rohöl-Exporte ist eine — zumin­d­est ver­bale — Ver­schär­fung des Kon­flik­tes um das iranis­che Atom­pro­gramm zu erwarten.