German defense ministry reportedly decides on ‘Meads’ missile defense system

Deutsche Welle

The German government has reportedly made a major decision on military spending. According to a leading daily, Germany will buy an air defense system developed by the US, Italy and Germany. The “Süddeutsche Zeitung” (SZ), a leading German national daily, […]

Israel To Purchase Missile Boats From Germany To Protect Its Gas Fields

International Business Times - Australia

Israel has began receiving assistance from Germany as part of a military aid program, including four Patriot missile batteries. Details were disclosed by Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon and German Defense Minister Ursula Von Der Leyen at a joint news […]

Missiles in Kaliningrad can also reach Berlin — Lithuanian president

Euromaidan Press

The  Iskander nuclear-capable missile systems that Russia has deployed in Kaliningrad are capable of reaching many European capitals, even Berlin, said the Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite in Brussels, March 19, reports Espreso TV, citing “The Baltic countries have taken […]

Lockheed Martin Aggressively Pursuing Missile Defense Export Contracts

National Defense Magazine

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — Lockheed Martin is chasing sales of its missile defense systems at the International Defense Exposition and Conference and expects to ink deals in the future with several international customers including Qatar, Germany and Saudi […]

Europe’s 4 Deadliest Military Powers

Dave Majumdar

Throughout modern history, Europe has fielded some of the world’s most capable military forces. While many of those powers are nowhere near their zenith, they still field some of the most technologically advanced forces anywhere on Earth. European nations used […]

Germany extends Patriot missile deployment in Turkey

The Journal of the Turkish Weekly

The German parliament has approved Thursday to extend deployment of Patriot missiles in Turkey, as part of a NATO mission to counter possible threats from Syria. The 631-seat Bundestag lower house voted 503 to 70 in favor of the one-year […]