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The Past Week in Defence #17 (18 – 24 July)

In this week’s edition, on the continent, Turkey’s Katmerciler is delivering Hizir armoured vehicles to an African customer, the fourth new Egyptian Type 209...

The Past Week in Defence (18-24 July)

In this week’s edition, on the continent, Turkey’s Katmerciler is delivering Hizir armoured vehicles to an African customer, the fourth new Egyptian Type 209...

The Past Week in Defence #16 (11 July – 17 July)

In this week’s addition, we look at how civil unrest is on the rise globally, crew kidnappings increasing off West Africa, and the United...

The Past Week in Defence (11 July– 17 July)

In this week’s addition, we look at how civil unrest is on the rise globally, crew kidnappings increasing off West Africa, and the United...

The Past Week in Defence #15 (4 – 10 July)

On the continent, Germany renews its contract with Airbus for Heron unmanned aerial vehicles in Mali, an African navy orders two Israeli offshore patrol...

defenceWeb News #15 (4 – 10 July)

On the continent, Germany renews its contract with Airbus for Heron unmanned aerial vehicles in Mali, an African navy orders two Israeli offshore patrol...

defenceWeb News #14 (27 June – 3 July)

On the continent, Morocco orders AH-64 Apache attack helicopters and Sherpa armoured vehicles, the Algerian Navy orders a Chinese corvette, a Ghanaian Z-9EH helicopter...

The Past Week in Defence #14 (27 June – 3 July)

On the continent, Morocco orders AH-64 Apache attack helicopters and Sherpa armoured vehicles, the Algerian Navy orders a Chinese corvette, a Ghanaian Z-9EH helicopter...

The Past Week in Defence #13 (20 – 26 June)

In this week’s addition, in Southern Africa, Botswana’s police are to receive Enstrom 480B helicopters in August, South Africa authorised R500 million in arms...

defenceWeb Webcast #13 (20 – 26 June)

In this week’s addition, in Southern Africa, Botswana’s police are to receive Enstrom 480B helicopters in August, South Africa authorised R500 million in arms...

defenceWeb News #12 (13 June – 19 June)

In this week’s addition, on the continent, Russian aircraft are active in Libya, global multilateral peace operations declined in 2019, the Royal Air Force...

defenceWeb News #10 (30 May – 5 June)

In African defence news, Mali’s armed forces are receiving 53 vehicles from Algeria, the United States donates trucks to Niger’s military, the United States...

defenceWeb News #9 (23 May – 29 May)

In this week’s addition, in African defence news, Morocco is acquiring new air defence systems, the French Air Force engages Islamists in the Sahel,...

“False news” sees renewed detention in Egypt

A Cairo criminal court renewed the detention of a woman interviewed by the BBC in a report critical of the country's human rights record. The...

Police raid Egyptian news website office

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Egyptian police raided the office of a news website and arrested its editor-in-chief, according to three of its journalists, including the managing...

Growing censorship crackdown in Egypt

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An often fiery government critic, Egyptian journalist Khaled al-Balshi has been arrested, had his operations monitored and staff harassed by police for...