The surge in defense exports is expected to increase by tens of per cent to European countries following the war in Ukraine.
Hours before the visit of President Biden, the “Wall Street Journal” reported that Israel agreed to sell UAV and interception systems to Bahrain, an essential part of the Abraham Accords. The report also revealed that experts from the Shabak (Israel Security Agency) trained Bahraini intelligence officers.
Israel’s defence exports jumped by 55% in just two years, with 41% of the contracts signed in 2021 being with European countries. According to that – Israel will sell Europe defence systems, advanced radars and drones for a total price evaluated around 4.6$ billion.
Three Billion Dollars: The massive volume of defence procurement transactions made since the signing of the “Abraham Accords.”
As revealed by Israeli Defence Minister Benjamin (Benny) Gantz, since the Abraham Accords signing about two years ago, defence procurement deals from Israel for the region’s Arab moderate countries have exceeded three billion dollars. In a conversation with military reporters ahead of US President Joe Biden’s visit to Israel, Gantz said that since the signing […]
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