Conferences & Events
Kuwait-Bahrain Military Cooperation Extolled
The Bahraini Defence Forces (BDF) Commander-in-Chief Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa met in his office at the BDF General Headquarters the Ambassador of the State of Kuwait to the Kingdom of Bahrain, Sheikh Azzam bin Mubarak Al
Azerbaijan’s Defence Minister Visits Bahrain
Azerbaijani Defence Minister General Zakir Hasanov paid a visit to the Kingdom of Bahrain during which he held meetings with the Kingdom’s leadership and senior officials on ways of boosting bilateral relations.
Secretary General: “GCC Forces Unification in Final Stages”
GCC countries are in the final stages of unifying their land, air and sea forces as part of the union's integrated military deterrent known as the Peninsula Shield Force, a report said.
Bahrain Crown Prince Meets Lockheed Martin CEO
His Royal Highness Prince Salman bin Hamad Al-Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister, today met Marillyn A Hewson, Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Lockheed Martin
UK to Expand Naval Presence in Bahrain
Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa Al-Khalifa commended Saturday the signing of a military arrangement between the Government of Bahrain and the United Kingdom (UK)., Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
Bahrain Draws Strategy for Women to Join the Military
A new strategy is being drawn up to encourage Bahraini women to join the military. It is part of a unified Gulf blueprint that was approved on November 30th during the GCC Military Women's
Bahrain Defense Chief Honors UAE Shield Force Group
Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) Chief-of-Staff Lieutenant General Sheikh Daij bin Salman Al Khalifa (photo) honored Tuesday officers and members from the UAE group of the Peninsula Shield Forces marking the 43rd anniversary of the UAE National Day,
Bahrain, Kuwait National Guards Hold Military Drill
Bahrain National Guard and its Kuwaiti counterpart concluded a counter-terrorism military drill which started Tuesday, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
Bahrain to Receive Kornet-EM Missile System from Russia
Bahrain will receive Kornet-EM mobile anti-tank guided missile system from Russia under a deal signed with Rosoboronexport last summer, a report said.
Northrop Grumman Demos Mine Detecting Sensor in Bahrain
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC), in support of U.S. Naval Forces Central Command in Manama, Bahrain, announced the successful demonstration of an unmanned mine-hunting
Bahrain’s Chief-of-Staff Inspects Defence Force Units
Chief-of-Staff of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Lt-General Sheikh Daij bin Salman Al Khalifa on Tuesday paid an inspection visit to a number of BDF units and was informed about their readiness and workflow, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
Bahrain, Kuwait Discuss Military Cooperation
Bahrain’s Chief of Staff Lieutenant-General Sheikh Duaij bin Salman Al Khalifa met at the General Headquarters of the Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) the Military Attaché at the Kuwaiti Embassy Major-General Ali Suleiman Al-Asaker (photo).
Bahrain Orders New Kornet-EM Anti-Tank Missile System
Bahrain has reportedly become the first country in the world to buy a new advanced anti-tank missile system from Russia.
Bahrain’s Chief-of-Staff Inspects Defense Forces Unit
The Bahrain Defense Forces (BDF) Chief-of-Staff Lt-General Sheikh Duaij bin Salman Al Khalifa on Monday paid a field inspection visit to one of the BDF units and assessed its readiness.
Bahrain King Visits Defence Force General Headquarters
King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, the Supreme Commander, paid a visit Tuesday to the General Headquarters of the Bahrain Defence Force
Bahrain, Spain Sign Defense Cooperation Agreement
Bahrain and Spain announced plans to upgrade defense, trade, tourism and cultural relations. This came as HRM King Hamad of Bahrain held official talks with Spanish King Juan Carlos at Gudaibiya Palace on
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Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
International Defence Exhibition in Iraq (IQDEX)
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Baghdad International Fairground - Iraq
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Tumamah Airport, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia
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Langkawi - Malaysia
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