Erdogan resists pressure from Washington
Depite NATO's protests, Turkey is not about to abandon its plans to acquire Chinese anti-missile systems, say French government analysts. [...]
Raytheon is one of the world’s biggest defence companies. It is the principal supplier of missiles to the Department of Defense and it is at the forefront of innovation in electronic warfare.
Fadel Al Kaabi, formerly of the Tawazun sovereign fund, set up the International Golden Group (IGG) in 2002. The company, which is headed by Fadel's uncle, former armed forces deputy chief of staff Mohammed Hilal Al Kaabi, specialises in partnerships with Western defence groups like France's Thales, Britain's BAE, Paramount of South Africa and Italy's Selex. [...]
Keen to end its reliance on small hacker units to carry out computer attacks, the Pentagon is developing technologies that will allow large-scale cyberwarfare to take place with practically no human intervention, much in the way that anti-missile defence systems [. [...]