Germany has stopped a major deal to provide a fully equipped training camp to Russian forces due to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine, the government said Monday.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Pentagon has notified the US Congress of USD 2.7 billion in possible new sales to Iraq of air defence and communications systems.
The Foreign Office in Pakistan has urged Afghanistan to consider the regional security situation while pursuing an arms purchase deal with India.
US Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya`alon announced Monday that they reached an agreement over arms deal worth $10 billion, reported Xinhua.
Amidst corruption speculations the Iraqi government has quashed its $4.2bn (£2.6bn) arms deal with Russia, as per BBC.
A joint team of CBI and ED has gone to the US to get details related to alleged kickback of USD 5.30 lakh.
Viktor Bout was brought to the US last year to face trial on charges that he agreed to sell weapons to FARC.
The Iranian foreign ministry has again expressed its surprise over Russia`s decision to scrap a deal to deliver S-300 air defense systems to Tehran but said this was unlikely to affect relations between the two countries.
China on Wednesday said an US arms deal with Taiwan would impact military exchanges between Washington and Beijing.
Reports suggest BAE paid more than GBP 70 million to a Saudi prince.
In its largest arms sale ever, US will sell warplanes, helicopters to Saudi.
Tehran had ordered the missile defence system S-300 two years ago.
The US plans to ink its biggest
arms deal ever, estimated at USD 60 billion with S Arabia.
The $60 bn in fighter jets, helicopters is top-line amount requested by Saudis.
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