Weapons Development

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Talks Begin for New Int’l Weapons Conglomerate

The European Aeronautic Defense & Space Co. and BAE Systems say they are in advanced talks for a merger of the firms.

Talks Begin for New International Weapons Conglomerate

New IDF Rifle has Double Barrel

First Israeli twin-barrel assault rifle has greater fire power and effectiveness, uses regular ammunition.

New IDF Rifle has Double Barrel

Infantry Platoons Receive Laser Rangefinders

U.S.-made device tells platoon commander how far the target is from his troops.

Infantry Platoons Receive Laser Rangefinders

Learning from Tragedy, IDF to Use Safer Grenade

The new grenade will not explode if struck by a bullet – as happened to grenade that killed Major Eliraz Peretz.

Learning from Tragedy, IDF Develops Safer Hand Grenade

Japan Can Now Share Weapons Procurement Costs

A party that was once identified with pacifism has abandoned Japan's limits on defense exports.

Economic and Strategic Reasons Compel Japan to Relax Arms Ban