Weekend Briefing (13-17 June)

Welcome to Overt Defense’s Weekend Briefing where we round up the week’s most exciting and important defense news. In this weekend’s issue, we cover many topics including the Chinese Type 003 aircraft carrier launch, KF51 Panther debut, JSOC operation in the Aleppo region, threats of a renewed Turkish offensive in Kurdistan, and many more. You can check out the complete list of articles down below.

New Zealand Is Seeking a Suite of Drones

Kishida Pledges to Expand Japan’s International Security Role

India Looks To Acquire Articulated All-Terrain Vehicles

BRP Antonio Luna departs for RIMPAC 2022

Agnipath: India Announces Controversial New Military Recruitment Scheme

Rheinmetall Debuts KF51 Panther Main Battle Tank

Germany Signs Statement Of Intent To Join Common Armored Vehicle System Program

Turkey Launches A New Unmanned Surface Vehicle Dubbed Sancar

Report: New Air Force One Will Retain Current Paint Scheme

Eurosatory 2022: Rheinmetall Introduces Loitering Munition-Armed Mission Master XT UGV

Turkish Defense Industry Begins Mass Production of BOZOK Laser-Guided Munitions For Drones

Xi Jinping Signs Order Setting Rules for Chinese Military Action Abroad

Lithuania’s “Hawk” TB2 Now Face Of Letter-Writing Campaign Supporting Ukraine

Turkey Prepares for Renewed Operations in Syria

JSOC Captures ISIL High Value Target in Syria

Poland Seeks Heavy IFV To Compliment Badger Program

Israel Showcases Its New Robotic Combat Vehicle ROBUST At The Eurosatory 2022

Eurosatory 2022: Plasan Unveils Wilder Ultra-Light Special Forces Vehicle

Netherlands Selects Embraer C-390M To Replace C-130H Fleet

The Qatar Armed Forces Announce The Arrival of the Al Shamal Cadet Training Ship-To Doha

India Announces Fivefold Increase In DRDO Innovation Funding Scheme

China Launches Fujian Type 003 Carrier – Here’s What We Know

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