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Libyan Newswire

Tom Kington

Friday, June 17, 2016 – 06:33

Qatar signed a contract Thursday worth €3.8 billion, or $4.28 billion, to buy seven naval vessels from Italy’s Fincantieri shipyard as part of Italy’s largest ever naval export deal.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016 – 06:33

Italy and France are locked in a battle to sell new naval vessels to Qatar, which is in a hurry to buy a defense kit as it prepares to host the Soccer World Cup in 2022.

Wednesday, January 27, 2016 – 08:31

Kuwait is expected to sign a deal to buy 28 Eurofighter aircraft on Jan. 31, an Italian Ministry of Defense source has told Defense News.

Wednesday, July 16, 2014 – 10:44

Raytheon is aiming to sign a deal worth $2 billion with Qatar by year end for the supply of Patriot missile defense systems, officials said at the Farnborough International Airshow on Tuesday.

Monday, January 27, 2014 – 06:57

“They have the cash, and what Libya needs is a starter kit to protect itself from roving militias,” he said. “They will need bases all over the country, aircraft, ISR capabilities, ground vehicles and weapons.”

Tuesday, November 19, 2013 – 08:27

Bahrain, Kuwait, Qatar and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) are all in stages of lining up deals to expand their fighter capabilities. Buying new, highly capable lead-in trainers is unlikely to be far behind.

Monday, November 18, 2013 – 07:41

The venture is the fruit of Piaggio’s focus on new, intelligence-, surveillance- and reconnaissance-related uses for the P.180 following the impact of the financial crisis on business flying.

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