Conferences & Events
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
EU Approves Naval Action Against Migrant Gangs in Libya
The European Union (EU) agreed a naval mission on Monday to target gangs smuggling migrants from Libya but parts of a broader plan to deal with the influx began to unravel in a row over national quotas for housing asylum seekers.
Arab League Close to Forming Joint Arab Military Force
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri (photo) said the Arab League is moving closer to forming a joint Arab military force, pan-Arab newspaper Asharq al-Awsat reported Saturday.
Egyptian President, Saudi Defense Minister Meet in Cairo
Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Defense Prince Mohammed bin Salman bin Abdulaziz arrived in Cairo on Tuesday where he met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi as they discussed enhancing military cooperation between Cairo and Riyadh, Al Arabiya
Qatar’s Emir, Egypt’s Defense Minister Visit Saudi Arabia
Saudi Arabia’s King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud received at Auja Palace on Thursday Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of the State Qatar (photo), and his accompanying delegation.
Saudi-Led Coalition in Yemen Makes Gains Against Houthis
The Saudi-led coalition in Yemen shelled the Houthi's Air Defense Brigade 630 near the country’s fourth-largest city of al-Hudaydah, sources told Al Arabiya News Channel on
Saudi Special Forces Carrying Specific Operations in Yemen
Saudi army and naval Special Forces are now involved in the military operation against Houthi rebels in Yemen and have carried out specific operations, said a top
Saudi King Vows to Continue Military Operation in Yemen
Saudi King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz on Saturday vowed that the Saudi-led military operation against Houthi militias in Yemen will not stop until the country is stable and safe, saying the Iranian-backed militias pose a threat to the region’s security.
Yemen Asks Gulf States for Military Intervention
Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi has asked the GCC to intervene militarily against the Houthi rebels, Foreign Minister Riad Yassin told Al Hadath TV Channel on
Are Hezbollah and Israel on Verge of New War?
Fear of open conflict with Israel - last seen in 2006 - has returned to Lebanon following a Hezbollah attack on an Israeli convoy in the occupied Sheba’a farms on Wednesday morning, in which two Israeli troops were killed and a further seven
New Saudi King Receives US President & Top Senior Officials
US President Barack Obama arrived in Riyadh on Tuesday at the head of a heavyweight delegation including senior U.S. officials to meet the new Saudi King Salman bin Abdul-Aziz.
Saudi Arabia’s King Passes Away
Saudi Arabia’s King Abdullah bin Abdul-Aziz has passed away, the Royal Court said in a statement early on Friday. Prince Salman bin Abdul-Aziz became King and Prince Muqrin was declared Crown Prince, another Royal Court statement said.
Report: Iran Building New “Parallel Army” in Syria
Iran is working to unite Shiite foreign militias fighting in Syria under one organization that could serve as a “parallel army” to that of Bashar al-Assad’s regime, pro-opposition news website Siraj Press claimed.
Saudi Arabia Arrests Cell of ISIS Recruiters
The Saudi Interior Ministry said Tuesday it detained eight individuals for trying to recruit youth into “extremist groups abroad.”
Israel to Develop “Iron Spade” to Detect & Destruct Tunnels
Israel is developing a new system that will detect and destruct tunnels as they are dug by Hamas militants in the Gaza Strip, Britain’s weekly The Sunday Times reported.
Ansar al-Sharia Declare “Islamic Emirate” in East Libya
Libya’s Islamist militant group Ansar al-Sharia has said that it seized complete control of Benghazi late on Wednesday, declaring the city an “Islamic emirate,” the group’s representative
6th International Police Expo 2021 & 5th India Homeland Security Expo 2021
13 - 14
New Delhi - India
10 - 13
Nur-Sultan - Kazakhstan
10th International Maritime Defence Show (IMDS 2021)
23 - 27
EXPOFORUM St. Petersburg - Russia
Undersea Defence Technology (UDT 2021)
Rostock - Germany
THE WORLD DEFENCE ALMANAC 2021