Conferences & Events
Kuwait Army Chief of Staff Meets Visiting US Commander
Kuwait Army Chief of Staff Lieutenant General Mohammad Khaled Al-Kheder (photo) discussed with the visiting Commander of the US Combined Joint Task Force Lieutenant General James Terry on Wednesday bilateral relations and issues of common interest,
Kuwait Orders 28 Eurofighter Typhoon Fighter Jets
The Eurofighter Consortium welcomed on Friday the State of Kuwait as a new member of the Eurofighter community.
German Arms Sales to Arab Countries Rise by 50%
German Vice Chancellor Sigmar Gabriel earlier announced a reduction in arms exports. However, exports to Arab States have increased by 50% despite his recent statements, German media reported.
Kuwait’s Army Chief-of-Staff Hails Ties with China
The Kuwaiti Army Chief-of-Staff, Lieutenant General Mohammad Khaled Al-Khoder (photo), has lauded level of the bilateral relations with China saying both Kuwait and Beijing are keen on bolstering the relationship
Kuwaiti Naval Force Conducts Ammunition Exercise
Kuwait’s Ministry of Defense announced that the Kuwaiti Naval Force will be conducting a two-day live ammunition exercise on July 29th and
Kuwait, Italy Discuss Military Cooperation
Deputy Premier and Defense Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah held talks Wednesday with visiting Italian Minister of Defense Roberta Pinotti on several issues of common interest, particularly in the military
Kuwait to Set Up Permanent Committee to Fight Terrorism
The Gulf state of Kuwait, hit by the worst suicide attack in its history last month, decided to set up a permanent committee to fight “terrorism” and
Kuwait’s Defense Minister Visits Troops in the North
Deputy Premier and Defense Minister Sheikh Khaled Al-Jarrah Al-Sabah paid a visit to the Kuwait Army Sixth Mechanized Freedom Battalion stationed in the north, where he joined the soldiers for Ramadan
Rheinmetall to Supply NBC Reconnaissance Vehicles to Kuwait
The Emirate of Kuwait has contracted with Rheinmetall to supply it with twelve armored NBC reconnaissance vehicles, the 2 NBC-RS
Kuwait Close to Signing Deal for 24 Caracal Helicopters
France is on the verge of finalizing a contract worth about 1 billion Euros ($1.1 billion) for the sale of 24 Airbus-built military helicopters to Kuwait, a deal that highlights Paris' growing commercial ties in the Middle East, officials
Kuwait to Order 28 Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornets Soon
Kuwait is expected to announce in coming weeks an order for 28 Boeing F/A-18E/F Super Hornets, a $3 billion-plus deal that will keep the jets’ production line running well into 2019, according to people familiar with the deal.
Boeing Expects F/A-18 Decision From “Arab Nation” Soon
Boeing Co expects a decision from a Middle East nation on whether to buy its F/A-18 fighter jet within months, the programme's top international sales executive said on
CENTCOM Hails “Eagle Resolve” Exercise in Kuwait
US Central Command (CENTCOM) applauded Eagle Resolve exercise held in Kuwait this month, Kuwait News Agency (KUNA) reported.
Kuwait’s Emir Patronizes Officers Graduation
H.H. the Emir and Supreme Commander of the Kuwaiti Armed Forces Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, on Monday, patronized and attended, with presence of H.H. the Father Emir Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa
“Eagle Resolve 2015” Regional Drill Starts in Kuwait
Led by the Kuwaiti Army, the regional military exercise “Eagle Resolve” kick-started in Kuwait on Sunday.
Kuwait’s Chief of Staff Meets US Senior Military Official
Chief of General Staff of Kuwait’s Army Lieutenant General Mohammed Khaled Al-Khader (photo) met in Kuwait on Wednesday with Commander of US Transportation Command General Paul Selva.
Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series
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Abu Dhabi - United Arab Emirates
International Defence Exhibition in Iraq (IQDEX)
09 - 12
Baghdad International Fairground - Iraq
12 - 14
Tumamah Airport, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia - Saudi Arabia
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