Last Updated: Wednesday, February 26, 2014, 09:00
The US has raised its concern with Iraq at the highest levels over media reports that it had signed a contract to buy arms from Iran, a move forbidden under a United Nations embargo.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 23:28
US Senator John McCain said on Tuesday a proposed agreement to sell 24 Apache attack helicopters to Iraq should be reconsidered because of a report that Iran has signed a deal to sell Iraq arms and ammunition worth $195 million.
Last Updated: Tuesday, February 25, 2014, 13:19
The United States pressed Iraq Monday to explain media reports that it had signed a contract to buy arms from Iran, a move forbidden under a United Nations embargo.
Last Updated: Monday, February 24, 2014, 22:33
Defence Ministry deferred decisions on 4 deals worth Rs 40,000 crore even as it approved another set of proposals worth over Rs 13,000 crore for procuring weapon systems for the armed forces.
Last Updated: Friday, February 14, 2014, 15:14
Russia and Egypt are nearing a USD 3-billion arms purchase agreement that will be financed by Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, a Moscow newspaper reported on Friday.
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 28, 2014, 00:18
Enforcement Directorate seized three dozen paintings and documents from premises of arms dealer Abhishek Verma after searches were carried out by sleuths in connection with money laundering probe.
Last Updated: Friday, August 09, 2013, 00:10
Moscow has rejected a Saudi proposal to abandon Syria`s president in return for a huge arms deal and a pledge to boost Russian influence in the Arab world.
Last Updated: Tuesday, August 06, 2013, 23:42
The Pentagon has notified the US Congress of USD 2.7 billion in possible new sales to Iraq of air defence and communications systems.
Last Updated: Saturday, May 25, 2013, 13:00
The Foreign Office in Pakistan has urged Afghanistan to consider the regional security situation while pursuing an arms purchase deal with India.
Last Updated: Thursday, May 23, 2013, 08:49
In fresh trouble for arms dealer Abhishek Verma, the CBI has initiated another probe into alleged possession of documents related to small arms deal with him which allegedly violated Official Secrets Act.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 22, 2013, 13:47
Iraq`s central criminal court has resumed an investigation into officials suspected of corruption in a $4.2 billion deal to purchase Russian weapons.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 28, 2013, 13:59
Arms dealer Abhishek Verma forged signatures of CBI officer on letter claiming inquiry against him in Naval War Room leak case is being closed, US-based attorney C Edmond Allen alleged.
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