Saturday, September 26, 2020

Defense & Security

Pentagon awards first contracts for Trump’s border wall

The U.S.Department of Defense has awarded nearly $1 billion in contracts to two companies for construction related to a wall along the southern border...

European Union co-finance joint defense projects worth $562M

European Commission has adopted work programmes to co-finance joint defense industrial projects in 2019-2020 worth up to €500 million ($562 million). A further €25...

U.S. Secret Service seeks to procure ammunition for 5.56mm rifles

The U.S. Secret Service (USSS ) is looking for a contractor to procure ammunition for a 5.56mm caliber rifle platform, according to requirement release...

‘Fake news’ in the digital media to become a threat to Australia

Australian computer science researchers Kopp, Korb and Mills described the problem of "fake news" and potential measures to deal with this pandemic...

Rheinmetall formally hands over Survivor R to Berlin Police

Rheinmetall has formally handed over a heavily protected Survivor R special operations vehicle to the Berlin Police Department. Dr Barbara Slowik, Chief of the Berlin...

Russian S-400 can hit any targets at a central part of Ukraine

Ukraine is concerned about the deployed of modern Russian long-range surface-to-air missile systems in the illegally-annexed Crimea. According to the Secretary of the National Security and...

BLER Systems to unveil its OSINT system for collection and analysis of open source data

BLER Systems – a developer of innovative security and cyber intelligence solutions - will demonstrate its Target Profiler- OSINT (Open Source Intelligence) System at...

Roshel has started serial production of its new APC

Roshel Defence Solutions said in a press release on 18 April that it had started serial production of its recently developed and tested multi-purpose Armoured...

EUCOM commander discusses counteracting Russian disinformation

Russia is using all aspects of government power to overthrow the existing international rules-based infrastructure and especially trying to subvert NATO, Army Gen. Curtis...

Kuwait, Ukraine sign agreement for military & security cooperation

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko held talks with First Deputy Prime Minister, Minister of Defense of the State of Kuwait Sheikh Nasser Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah...

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Rheinmetall releases new video of Lynx KF41 fighting vehicle

On Thursday, German defense conglomerate Rheinmetall has released its new official video showing a Lynx KF41 infantry fighting vehicle (IFV) during her test at NATO...

Israel is reportedly in talks to buy 12 V-22 Osprey tiltrotors

Source Israeli Defense ministry said that the government returns to negotiations to buy U.S.-made V-22 Osprey tiltrotors. Israeli Defense Ministry has expressed an interest in...

U.S. Air Force teased Russia with B-52H bombers

On Wednesday, several U.S. Air Force nuclear-capable bombers teased again Russian troops over the Black Sea.  Ukraine’s Air Force reported that U.S. B-52H strategic bombers,...

U.S. Army awards contract to ATK for Stryker’s 30 cannons

The U.S. Department of Defense has contracted Alliant Techsystems Inc. (ATK) to supply the 30mm XM813 Bushmaster cannons to the U.S. Army. The contract, from...