Iraq's new prime minister-designate won swift endorsements from uneasy mutual allies the US and Iran on Tuesday as he called on political leaders to end crippling feuds that have let jihadists seize a third of the country.
Bahrain-based ship and rig repair yard Asry has launched a new department dedicated to military projects, as it seeks to capture approximately 60 per cent of the regional naval market.
The new Navy Defence and
Iraq has asked the United States for air support in countering Sunni rebels, the top US general said, after the militants seized major cities in a lightning advance that has routed the Shi'ite-led government's army.
China's military spending exceeded $145 billion last year as it advanced a program modernising an arsenal of drones, warships, jets, missiles and cyber weapons, the Pentagon said on Thursday, offering a far higher figure than Beijing's o
The UAE has stopped using dozens of British nationals serving as trainers in its armed forces over its response to the Arab uprisings, says a report in Britain's Financial Times newspaper.
The clear-out of around 80 British of
Airbus Defence and Space said its newly developed passive radar has proven the functionality of its underlying technology in several field tests under real conditions offering new options for civil and military air surveillance.
US Deputy Secretary of State William Burns on Thursday promised Libya more US help against extremist violence, saying the country could not achieve political or economic stability without tackling its security challenges.
Saudi Arabia is among the four highest military spenders globally, according to a new report by Stockholm International Peace Research Institute (SIPRI).
World military expenditure totalled $1.75 trillion in 2013, a fall of 1.9 pe
Commercial jets should be allowed to use military airspace to ease air traffic congestion in the Gulf, according to an international aviation body.
The International Air Transport Association (Iata) claims one
Russia's reinforcement of troops near Ukraine has brought the total forces there to as many as 40,000, US officials estimated on Friday, as the United States voiced anxiety over the buildup and called on Moscow to pull back its military.