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Thieves Break into Russia’s Doomsday Plane and Steal Equipment

Thieves have stolen communications equipment from a Russian Aerospace Forces’ Il-80 Maxdome “doomsday aircraft" while it was undergoing maintenance in the southwestern Russian city...

French NGOs Call for Parliament Control over Arms Sales and Exports

Humanitarian and human rights non-governmental organizations, call for transparency and parliament control over French arms sales, on Monday. Humanitarian and human rights non-governmental organizations,...

Trump Administration Approves $23bn Advanced Arms Sale to UAE

The Trump administration has approved the sale of more than $23bn in advanced weapon systems, which included armed drones and F-35 fighter jets to...

China to Impose Sanctions on Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, and Boeing Over US-Taiwan Arms Deal

China announced plans to impose unspecified sanctions on Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, and other U.S. companies involved in weapons sales to Taiwan.China announced plans...

China to Impose Sanctions on U.S. Firms for Selling Weapon Systems to Taiwan

China is preparing to slam sanctions against Lockheed Martin, Boeing Defense, Raytheon and other U.S. entities for taking part in the controversial arms sales...

Iran Tests Home Grown Bavar-373 Missile Defense System

Iran has tested its locally made Bavar-373 missile defence system during their joint aerial maneuvres, codenamed Modafean Aseman Velayat 99. Iran has tested its...

United Nations Arms Embargo Against Iran Expires

Iran's UN arms embargo has expired after ten years which drew flak from the United States. Iran's UN arms embargo has expired after ten...

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