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UK, Greece Seek Strengthened Defence Partnership

Greek City Times 08 Feb 2023
Greece and the United Kingdom on Tuesday signed a new defence and security agreement, targeting closer collaboration to benefit each countryآ's military, Britain's Defense Ministry said ... Tags.Defence partnership, greece, Greece news, Greek news, greek news now, UK.
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Philippine President Marcos visits Japan with focus of security

Al Jazeera 08 Feb 2023
“As the United States deepens its relationship with the Philippines, it’s important for regional security that Japan join in,” a Japanese defence ministry told the Reuters news agency ... “This is a significant strategic reshuffling,” US Ambassador to Japan Rahm Emanuel said last week, referring to US-Japan-Philippine defence ties.
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Cyprus to buy attack helicopters from Germany

Greek City Times 08 Feb 2023
The German government has approved the sale of a dozen attack helicopters to the Greek Cypriot administration, local media reported on Tuesday. The parliament’s defence committee members were informed about the decision on Monday, according to the news magazine Der Spiegel ... The value of the deal was not disclosed ... 0. 0 ... .
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Allies vow Leopard 1 tanks for Ukraine in 'coming months'

Urdu Point 07 Feb 2023
Berlin, Feb 7 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 8th Feb, 2023 ) .Ukraine will receive at least 100 Leopard 1 tank from industrial stocks in the "coming months", the German, Dutch and Danish defence ministries said on Tuesday ... The news came as German Defence Minister Boris ...
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German defence minister in surprise Kyiv visit

Urdu Point 07 Feb 2023
Kyiv, Ukraine, Feb 7 (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News - 7th Feb, 2023 ) .Germany's new defence minister, Boris Pistorius, made an unscheduled visit to Kyiv on Tuesday, two weeks after Berlin agreed to provide Leopard tanks to help Ukraine counter Russian forces.
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GB News presenter dramatically quits saying: 'Ofcom’s b***h has had his revenge'

The Independent 07 Feb 2023
A GB News presenter has dramatically quit after the broadcaster tried to make him pay for Ofcom fines ... The presenter added he used to call GB News’s ... “I’m on the hook for Ofcom fines but I don’t have any say in our defence against an Ofcom complaint – that’s all done by GB News.
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Labour's shadow defence secretary John Healey blasts Jeremy Corbyn for claiming UK weapons sent to ...

The Daily Mail 07 Feb 2023
Shadow defence secretary John Healey distanced the party from its former leader after he said he would not send UK military aid to Kyiv if he was in charge in case it was used to invade Russia ... He will also call for the UK to forge closer defence links with European allies in the face of Russian aggression.
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Putin's Ukraine blitz lands UK Army in 'Great Distress'; Sunak 'overcommits' Ukraine on arms

Hindustan Times 07 Feb 2023
"Britain's self-defence is in jeopardy because the government is giving away critical military assets to Kyiv," said defence officials to Sky News ... ....
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Earthquake-hit Turkey thanks 'dost' India for generosity; New Delhi to provide medical support to Syria

India TV 07 Feb 2023
Defence officials on Tuesday said that India will send medical supplies to Syria, which has been devastated by the earthquake, news agency ANI reported. "India to send medical supplies to Syria today in an Indian Air Force C-130J Super Hercules transport aircraft today," said Defence officials.� Turkey hit by one of the largest earthquakes�.
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Residents stand around the bodies of persons who perished in recent landslides in Camana, Peru, Monday, Feb. 6, 2023.
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Deadly landslide strikes southern Peru amid heavy rainfall

Al Jazeera 07 Feb 2023
The Associated Press news agency reports that Wilson Gutierrez, a civil defence official in the Mariano Nicolás Valcárcel municipality, had previously said in an interview with radio station RPP that 36 people had died in an isolated area called Miski. RPP News also reported that ...
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Pakistan close to sealing deal with IMF, says Khurram Dastgir

The News International 07 Feb 2023
The minister, while speaking on Geo News programme 'Capital Talk' on Monday, said that the IMF team had not demanded the government to slash its defence budget ... .
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Two UAE relief planes arrive in Syria

Urdu Point 07 Feb 2023
ABU DHABI, (UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News / WAM - 08th Feb, 2023) The Joint Operations Command of the ...
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Germany, Denmark, Netherlands pledge tanks for Ukraine

NewstalkZB 07 Feb 2023
In a joint statement, the defence ministers of Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands said the ... News agency dpa quoted Germany’s defence minister, Boris Pistorius, as saying during a visit to Kyiv on Tuesday that the first 20-25 Leopard 1 tanks would reach Ukraine this summer.
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Data breaches, ransomware: Are you prepared or paying?

Manila Standard 07 Feb 2023
Stay prepared, stay safe ... Organisations get easily distracted by the latest attack news, prompting them to ramp up their defence against the current threat ... Proper “cyber hygiene” consists of arranging awareness training for employees, who are the first line of defence, and regularly patching critical systems to have countermeasures in place ... ....
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Turkey earthquake: India sends C-17 flights with NDRF teams, dog squad, medical crew for relief

Hindustan Times 07 Feb 2023
... on board the C-17 plane to Turkey, an NDRF officer told news agency PTI ... India will send two more IAF C-17 planes to Turkey later this evening with 60 Para Field Hospital and personnel to assist in rescue and relief operations, news agency ANI reported, citing defence officials.

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