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Report: UK, France Reach $2B Agreement to Build Joint Combat Air System

British Prime Minister David Cameron has said the U.K. and France will invest at least a combined $2.1 billion for a collaborative unmanned aircraft development program, Defense News reported Saturday. Pierre Tran writes Cameron unveiled the partnership during his joint conference with French President Francois Hollande Thursday in Amiens, France. The joint combat air system initiative …

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France to Deliver Helicopter Carrier to Russia

French President Francois Hollande has decided to push through his government’s plan to deliver a helicopter carrier to Russia amid opposition from allied nations, Business Insider reported Tuesday. Michael Kelley writes the first Mistral warship is set for delivery to Russia in October. Former French President Nicolas Sarkozy inked the …

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Report: France Offers Military Supply Deal to Qatar

The French government has offered to supply Dassault Aviation-built Rafale fighter jets to Qatar’s army, Reuters reported Sunday. Sylvia Westall writes French President Francois Hollande was in Doha for a meeting with Western and Arab leaders regarding the Syrian conflict. “I made new proposals for air, land and naval defense,” Hollande …

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