Egypt

Egypt

F-15, by oxonimages on Pixabay

The U.S. military will supply F-15s to Egyptian forces, according to a senior U.S. general. The U.S. has disclosed this long-planned transaction according to...
Photo illus. infantry vehicle by US NARA and DVIDS

A new tracked armored IFV (Infantry Fighting Vehicle) developed by Egypt has been unveiled in at the end of last year. The National Organization...

The Italian government has revealed a hitherto-unconfirmed Leonardo military helicopter sale to Egypt. According to the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation,...

By Arie Egozi The Pentagon is considering eliminating or reducing its participation in the multinational force in Sinai. This position was expressed recently at a...
fighter aircraft

By Arie Egozi As the US is pulling out of the Middle East, more countries in the region turn to Russia for advanced arms. Recently,...

Egypt has been expanding its UAV fleet. Cairo signed a contract with the Chinese aircraft manufacturer Chengdu Aircraft Industry Group for the supply of...
russia

A Russian unmanned aerial vehicle may be sold to a Middle Eastern country. Officials from the Russian defense firm Kronshtadt Group announced the possible...
rq-20b Puma

Egypt is to acquire and field the AeroVironment (AV) RQ-20B Puma II AE tactical unmanned aircraft system (UAS), the US Department of Defense (DoD)...
F-35 aircraft

Lockheed Martin Corp is being awarded $147,963,919 contract modification for the procurement of Israel-unique weapons certification, modification kits, and electronic warfare analysis in support...
terrorist attacks

An increase in security checks for flights from some Middle East airports was announced by Australia, though the country stopped short of implementing the...
electronic devices

The US has been increasing the security arrangements regarding incoming flights - mainly from Muslim Middle Eastern states. Passengers arriving on direct flights from...
airport security

Egyptian officials said recently that they’re getting closer to meeting all demands set by Russia on airport security to resume flights to Egypt. The...

China is aiming to win export contracts for UAVs in Middle-East and African countries. Nanyang Technology is acquiring the Caihong (Rainbow) series of UAVs...

Egypt is interested in the procurement of Buk-M3 Surface-to-Air Missiles (SAM) from Russia. The parties still need to agree on volumes, terms of performance and...

Progress has been made on the resumption of flights between Russia and Egypt following high-level meetings between the two countries’ aviation officials. Russia said...

The Egyptian government has recently launched a new cybersecurity division in order to defend its institutions from cyber attacks. When one understands the scope...

The US National Consortium for the Study of Terrorism and Responses to Terrorism (START) has released an update to its Global Terrorism Database (GTD)....

Six months ago, a bomb was smuggled onto a Russian Metrojet passenger plane, which exploded of the Sinai peninsula, killing all 224 onboard. This...

Human rights advocacy group Privacy International has accused Finnish telecommunications firm Nokia Networks and controversial Italian cybersecurity firm Hacking Team of secretly selling surveillance...

By ARIE EGOZI The Russians not only took over Syria but they continue to supply their advanced systems to arab countries. The recent deal is with...

Arie Egozi The investigation of the Russian plane crash continues but all signs points to ISIS. Egypt is trying to reject the obvious conclusion and...

It seems the US is the primary beneficiary of the heavy concerns among countries in the Persian Gulf that Iran may resort to a...