Conferences & Events
Abu Dhabi Police Launches 1st Phase of “Inspection” Project
The General Directorate of Civil Defense in Abu Dhabi, in cooperation with Saaed Company for Traffic Systems, has launched the first phase of its project “Tafteesh” (“Inspection”), developed in line with the government’s directives to improve
Gulf Interior Ministries Undersecretaries Convene in Riyadh
The Undersecretaries of the Interior Ministries of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) convened in Riyadh Wednesday to discuss security cooperation among the GCC countries.
Iran Unveils Threat Assessment Command & Control System
Iran has designed threat assessment Command and Control System, Head of Iran's Civil Defense Organization Brigadier General Gholam Reza Jalali said.
Qatar to Build $54 Million Rescue Police Headquarters
Qatar’s Ministry of Interior (MoI) has awarded a contract valued at QR196 million ($53.7 million) for building the Rescue Police (Al Fazaa) headquarters, a report said.
Gulf Interior Ministers Vow Stand Against Mosque Attacks
Interior ministers of the Gulf states Friday vowed to take a united stand against a string of deadly bombings targeting Shiite mosques claimed by the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militant group.
Kuwait Steps Up Security After Mosque Suicide Attack
Kuwait's Interior Minister said the Gulf country was at war with Islamist militants and would strike out at cells believed to be on its soil.
Bahrain to Install Security Cameras at Mosques
Security cameras will be installed at Bahrain’s mosques amid a heightening of security following deadly bombings in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait, it has emerged.
Raytheon Opens New Global Cyber Solutions Center
Raytheon Company is expanding its worldwide network of cybersecurity demonstration and research facilities with this week's opening of its Global Cyber Solutions Center (GCSC) in Sterling, Va. The demonstration center provides a valuable resource
Saudi Crown Prince: Kingdom’s Security “Under Control”
The security situation in Saudi Arabia is “under control”, the Kingdom’s Crown Prince, who led a previous crackdown on Al-Qaeda, said Sunday after the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) group claimed a fatal mosque attack, the state-run Saudi
Interpol: ISIS Gaining Support from Africa to Southeast Asia
A growing number of extremist groups from Africa to Southeast Asia are shifting their allegiance to the ISIS, leading to greater risks for “cross-pollination” among conflicts beyond Syria and Iraq, the Secretary General of Interpol said Friday.
Abu Dhabi Hosts International Police Summit
Leading experts from the field of scientific and academic research, police education and training across security and police academies, are taking part in the annual INTERPA (International Association of Police Academies) conference in Abu Dhabi.
Abu Dhabi Police, New Scotland Yard Sign Agreement
The Abu Dhabi Police General Headquarters has signed a cooperation agreement with the UK’s Counter Terrorism Command of New Scotland Yard, in a bid to promote training and support and give new impetus to their capacity development and exchange of
Malaysia Passes Controversial Anti-Terror Law
Malaysia's Parliament on Tuesday passed a tough anti-terrorism law meant to nip emerging signs of Islamic militancy in the bud, but which opponents denounced as a harsh blow for civil rights.
European Parliament Exchanges Views on Cyber Defense
The European Parliament Subcommittee on Security and Defense (SEDE) held an exchange of views on cybersecurity and defense with ENISA, EEAS and EDA representatives on 16 March 2015. Peter Round, EDA Director Capability, Armament &
Tunisia Heightens Security to Fight Terrorism
Tunisian government's crisis cell had called Tuesday for measures to tightened security in the country against the backdrop of the terrorist attack that targeted the Bardo Museum last Wednesday.
32nd Arab Interior Ministers Meeting Concludes in Algiers
Arab Interior Ministers wrapped up Wednesday their 32nd conference which started in Algiers earlier in the day under the patronage of Algerian President Abdul-Aziz Bouteflika, Saudi Press Agency (SPA) reported.
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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