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Sudan accused of using chemical weapons in Darfur

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Sudan's government has carried out at least 30 likely chemical weapons attacks in the Jebel Marra area of Darfur since January using...

Germany resumes weapons deliveries to Kurds in north Iraq

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The German military on Wednesday said it had resumed deliveries of weapons to Kurdistan after the government of the northern Iraqi region...

SANDF says two suspects arrested for theft of weapons from Simon’s...

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Military Police and the Hawks have arrested two suspects in connection with last weekend's theft of arms and ammunitions from the SA...

CIA weapons for Syrian rebels sold to arms black market

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Weapons shipped into Jordan for Syrian rebels by the Central Intelligence Agency and Saudi Arabia were stolen by Jordanian intelligence operatives and...

Global defence trade reaches a record breaking $65 billion in 2015...

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The global defence trade reached a record-breaking $65 billion in 2015 fuelled by conflict in the Middle East and military spending in...

U.S. Navy says it seized weapons from Iran likely bound for...

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U.S. Navy ships in the Arabian Sea intercepted and seized an arms shipment from Iran likely bound for Houthi fighters in Yemen,...

French Navy frigate seizes another Somali bound weapons consignment

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The French Navy has seized a huge consignment of weapons including hundreds of AK-47 assault rifles and anti-tank weapons from a dhow...

African arms imports grew by 19 per cent over the last...

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Between 2006–10 and 2011–15, major arms imports by states in Africa increased by 19 per cent, according to the Stockholm International Peace...

Insight: Gaffer tape and 500 euros – running guns to the...

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Need a Kalashnikov in Belgium? No problem, says "Nemac" the Serb; a few hundred euros will buy the gun and a place...

U.S. working to keep up with surging weapons demand – Pentagon

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The U.S. government is working hard to ensure quicker processing of U.S. foreign arms sales, which surged 36 percent to $46.6 billion...

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Raw deal for defence in SONA

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Last week’s State of the Nation Address (SONA) by President Cyril Ramaphosa, also Commander-in-Chief of the South African National Defence Force (SANDF), sadly did...