The MQ-9 Reaper, which according to Defense Minister Pyne “best meets the capability requirements for Australia's first armed RPAS,” was selected over IAI’s Heron TP. The US pressure and the fact that Australia is a member of the Five Eyes apparently tipped the scale in favor of General Atomics
State-owned VMZ Sopot has signed a technology transfer contract with the Israeli dronemaker, allowing the Bulgarian arms manufacturer to start producing unmanned aerial vehicles. The partnership, currently limited to the local market, might serve as an export platform in the future
The “Arab Shield-1” exercise involved ground, naval, air-defense and special forces from six Arab nations – Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Kuwait, and Jordan. Morocco and Lebanon participated as observers
Hundreds of people participated on Thursday at NexTech 2018, the Third International Conference on Advanced Technologies. The speaker roster included senior industry leaders, high-ranking government and military officials, and prominent academics
The venture will serve as a national Communication and System Competence Center of Excellence, which will cater to the needs of the Swiss Federal Department of Defense, Civil Protection and Sport (DDPS), the companies said in a statement
At a Wednesday press conference, Lieberman termed the ceasefire agreement with Hamas and the other Palestinian factions in Gaza as a “surrender to terror,” adding this was the final straw in a series of disagreements he had with Prime Minister Netanyahu on security issues
The Palestinian factions in the Gaza Strip have reportedly agreed to halt rocket fire into Israel. Jerusalem has not given any official statement regarding ceasefire agreements and the security cabinet instructed the IDF to continue its operations in Gaza 'as necessary'