Middle East Defense Spending Shows No Sign Of Abating

Credit: Tony Osborne/AW&ST
The long-awaited fighter deals for Qatar and Kuwait announced in November provide a dramatic illustration that the arms race in the Middle East is far from subdued. Even in the midst of the ongoing slump in global oil and gas prices and costly regional conflicts in Iraq and Syria in the north and in...
Tony Osborne

Based in London, Tony covers European defense programs. Prior to joining Aviation Week in November 2012, Tony was at Shephard Media Group where he was deputy editor for Rotorhub and Defence Helicopter magazines.

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