Conferences & Events
Bahrain’s Commander-in-Chief Inspects Defense Force Units
The BDF Commander-in-Chief Field Marshal Sheikh Khalifa bin Ahmed Al Khalifa (photo) carried inspection visit to several Bahrain Defense Force (BDF) units, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
GCC Armies Logistics Commission Holds 12th Meeting
The Commission on logistics in the Armies of the Gulf Cooperation Council held its 12th meeting in Manama on Monday to discuss ways of activating and strengthening the foundations of collective cooperation of logistics affairs, Kuwait News Agency
Bahrain to Host 11th Regional Security Summit
Terrorism, Yemen and the impact of the Iranian nuclear deal will be the key topics discussed at a major security forum to be held later this year in Bahrain.
Bahrain Considers $150 Million Deal to Maintain F-16 Fleet
A deal worth $150 million to maintain Bahrain’s fleet of F-16 fighter jets could soon be struck with a US contractor.
Bahrain Calls for Joint GCC Stand Against Security Threats
Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries have been urged to adopt a unified stance to confront security threats.
Bahrain Seizes Smuggled Arms from Iran
Bahrain has foiled a conspiracy to smuggle in high-grade explosives, automatic weapons and ammunition from Iran.
Bahrain’s King Attends Royal Guard Mobilization Drill
Bahrain’ King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa and the Supreme Commander of Bahrain Defense Forces (BDF) attended Wednesday the mobilization drill carried out by the Royal Guard as part of their annual training, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
Russia Keen to Expand Military Cooperation with Bahrain
Moscow and Manama are eager to broaden their military-technical cooperation, Russian Ambassador to Bahrain Vagif Garaev said Thursday.
Bahrain Coast Guard Commander Meets Royal Navy Official
Commander of the Bahraini Coast Guard Brigadier Alaa Siyadi received Director of International Training at the British Royal Navy Forces, Lieutenant-Colonel John Welch., Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
Bahrain, Russia to Step Up Military Cooperation
Bahrain and Russia have agreed to step up military cooperation to promote stability in the region, Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported.
Egypt, Bahrain Hold First Joint Military Exercise
For the first time, the Egyptian and Bahraini Armed Forces are conducting air-maritime joint military exercises under the name of “Hamad-1”.
Bahrain Guard Commander Attends Graduation Ceremony
Commander of Bahrain Royal Guard Staff Colonel Sheikh Nasser bin Hamad Al Khalifa patronised Thursday the graduation ceremony of a training session organised by the Royal Guard for some affiliates of the Interior Ministry and National Guard.
Bahrain’s King Receives Saudi Defense Minister
Bahrain’s King Hamad bin Isa al-Khalifa received Monday Saudi Defense Minister Prince Mohammad bin Salman, the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
Senior UK Defence Adviser to the Middle East Visits Bahrain
Prince Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa, Crown Prince, Deputy Supreme Commander and First Deputy Prime Minister of Bahrain, met on Tuesday Lieutenant-General Thomas Beckett, the United Kingdom’s Defence Senior Adviser for the Middle East, and his
Bahrain Deploys Warplanes to Jordan to Fight ISIS
Bahrain has deployed war planes to Jordan, the state news agency BNA said, becoming the second Gulf Arab country to send warplanes to help in the fight against Islamist militants in Syria and Iraq
Bahrain Defence Force Chief Hails Peninsula Shield Forces
Bahrain Defence Force (BDF) Chief-of-Staff, Lieutenant-General Dheyab bin Saqr Al-Nuaimi, paid a visit to the Advanced Command of the Peninsula Shield Forces (PSF).
International Maritime Defense Show (IMDS 2017)
St. Petersburg, - Russia
International Aviation & Space Salon (MAKS 2017)
15 - 20
Moscow - Russia
12 - 15
London - United Kingdom
09 - 11
Washington, D.C. - United States
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