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Arms dealers turn to interactive games at London show

As Netanyahu outlined plans to annex military-occupied Palestinian land, the UK inked $37m deal with Israel's Elbit.

Meeting the arms dealers with killer sales targets

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Trump launches US Space Command to address new threats

Describing space as 'the next war-fighting domain', US president says SpaceCom will defend the US's interests in space.

Trump launches US Space Command to address new threats

Turkey

Turkey laments exclusion from US training on F-35 jets

Ankara says US reaction to arrival of Russian S-400 missile system in Turkey is unjustified.

Turkey laments exclusion from US training on F-35 jets

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China says will cut ties with US firms selling arms to Taiwan

US companies vulnerable to sanctions include tank engine maker Honeywell and private jets maker Gulfstream.

China says will cut ties with US firms selling arms to Taiwan

United Arab Emirates

Rocket carrying UAE satellite fails after take-off

European rocket launch service provider Arianespace says mission ended after 'anomaly occurred'.

Vega rocket launch with UAE satellite fails after take-off

Iran

Iran executes 'defence ministry contractor' over spying for CIA

ISNA news agency says Jalal Haji Zavar confessed to spying for the US spy agency in return for money.

Iran executes 'defence ministry contractor' over spying for CIA

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United Tech-Raytheon merger set for launch

The tie-up would create the world's second-largest arms-dealing corporation.

United Tech-Raytheon merger set for launch

Iran

Iran unveils cruise missile on revolution anniversary

Defence Minister Hatami calls the Hoveizeh missile the 'long arm of the Islamic Republic of Iran' in defending itself.

Iran unveils new cruise missile on Islamic Revolution anniversary

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China airshow of military strength

At the biannual Chinese airshow and weapons expo, there’s a display of military might, ally unity and some American companies taking a long view on the ongoing trade war.

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Chinese spies charged in US aviation hack

Malware and phishing techniques allegedly used to target computers and remove data on jet engines and parts from firms.

US charges Chinese intelligence officers for jet engine data hack

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Defence firms see only hundreds of new US jobs from Saudi deal

Documents seen by Reuters forecasts fewer than 1,000 jobs will be created by arms deal between Washington and Riyadh.

Defence firms see only hundreds of new US jobs from Saudi deal

Voices

A pilot's dream to build India's first homemade plane

Pilot Amol Yadav's built an aircraft at home, then landed a $5.4bn contract to set up factory to manufacture aircraft.

Can a homemade plane revolutionise manufacturing in India?