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  • Iraqi army receives heavy air-launched rockets

    The Iraqi Army Aviation Command has taken delivery of an initial consignment of 128 mm air-launched rockets, the Iraqi Ministry of Defence (MoD) reported on 23 November. The MoD did not identify the rockets or their manufacturer, saying only that they are of "international origin". It

C4iSR & Missions Systems C4iSR & Missions Systems

CBRNE & EOD Defence CBRNE & EOD Defence

Country Risk Country Risk

  • Russia's long-range strikes in Syria come to an end

    Russia's assertion that it has doubled its air power over Syria by using its long-range bombers has proved to be a temporary expedient. The Russian Ministry of Defence (MoD) reported that aircraft flying from Russian bases carried out the first long-range strikes on 17 November, but no additional

Military Capabilities Military Capabilities

CBRN Assessment CBRN Assessment

  • NORM wisdom: Portal cuts nuisance alarms

    Radiation portal monitor (RPM) technology is being trialled for cargo screening at an unnamed Western European capital city airport. The patented Discovery RPM from Symetrica is designed to discriminate accurately between potential threat radioactive sources and naturally occurring radioactive

Terrorism & Insurgency Terrorism & Insurgency

Industry Industry

  • South Korea indicates delay to technology transfer requests

    South Korea's Defense Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) has indicated a potential delay in securing technologies through defence offset to support the development of the Korean Fighter Experimental (KFX) 4.5-generation fighter aircraft. DAPA said previously that it expected to obtain