Military Procurement

Syrian army resumes offensive in south Damascus: state TV

Syrian army resumes offensive in south Damascus: state TV

Published 21/05/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The Syrian army resumed its offensive against Islamic State militants in south Damascus on Monday after a short ceasefire to allow women, [more…]

Trump Jr. met Gulf princes’ emissary in 2016 who offered campaign help

Trump Jr. met Gulf princes’ emissary in 2016 who offered campaign help

Published 20/05/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Donald Trump Jr., the U.S. president’s eldest son, met in August 2016 with an envoy representing the crown princes of United Arab [more…]

British rival to Galileo satellite system ‘possible for 3 billion…

British rival to Galileo satellite system ‘possible for 3 billion…

Published 09/05/2018

LONDON (Reuters) - A British satellite navigation system to rival the European Union’s Galileo project could be up and running in four to five years [more…]

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

Syrian opposition says U.S. cannot afford to leave Syria yet

Published 23/04/2018

RIYADH (Reuters) - Syria’s chief opposition negotiator said the United States cannot afford to leave Syria as it has yet to achieve any of its [more…]

China’s first home-built carrier looks set to start sea trials

China’s first home-built carrier looks set to start sea trials

Published 23/04/2018

BEIJING (Reuters) - China first domestically developed aircraft carrier looks set to begin sea trials after pictures appeared on the Chinese internet on Monday of [more…]

SpaceX delays launch of Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA’s…

SpaceX delays launch of Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA’s…

Published 16/04/2018

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (Reuters) - SpaceX postponed a planned launch on Monday of a Falcon 9 rocket carrying NASA’s latest planet-hunting satellite for 48 hours, [more…]

Commerce Department bars U.S. companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Commerce Department bars U.S. companies from selling to China’s ZTE

Published 16/04/2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has banned American companies from selling telecommunications equipment to China’s ZTE Corp after the Chinese company illegally shipped telecom [more…]

Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Threat of U.S.-Russia clash hangs over Syria

Published 13/04/2018

BEIRUT (Reuters) - The prospect of Western military action in Syria that could lead to confrontation with Russia hung over the Middle East on Friday [more…]

Germany vows to keep pressure on Russia over Syria

Germany vows to keep pressure on Russia over Syria

Published 13/04/2018

BERLIN (Reuters) - The German government on Friday said it would do all it could to maintain political pressure on Russia over the suspected use [more…]

Trump vows quick action in response to suspected chemical attack in…

Trump vows quick action in response to suspected chemical attack in…

Published 10/04/2018

WASHINGTON/UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump on Monday promised quick, forceful action in response to a deadly suspected chemical weapons attack in Syria, [more…]