Jean Yves Le Drian

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Channel NewsAsia
French jets in action as Mosul force readiesfrom an aircraft carrier Friday to go into action over Iraq as the internationa
French jets in action as Mosul force readies
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 19 hours ago
from an aircraft carrier Friday to go into action over Iraq as the international coalition builds up for the looming battle to win back Mosul from Islamic State militants. Eight jets took off from the Charles de Gaulle carrier in the eastern... Read more
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The Manila Times
Lockheed to fit combat systems into new Australian subsSYDNEY: US defense contractor Lockheed Martin will supply the combat systems fo
Lockheed to fit combat systems into new Australian subs
The Manila Times / Posted 20 hours ago
SYDNEY: US defense contractor Lockheed Martin will supply the combat systems for Australia’s new fleet of 12 French submarines, Defense Industry Minister Christopher Pyne said on Friday. The Australian arm of the American defense giant defeated US... Read more
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Swissinfo
Mosul offensive to start soon, says French defence ministerCONCARNEAU, France (Reuters) - An Iraqi government-led offensive to retake the
Mosul offensive to start soon, says French defence minister
Swissinfo / Posted 22 hours ago
CONCARNEAU, France (Reuters) - An Iraqi government-led offensive to retake the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State will start soon, France's defence minister said on Friday after French warplanes took off from the Charles de Gaulle... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Mosul offensive to start soon, says French defence ministerCONCARNEAU, France: An Iraqi government-led offensive to retake the northern Ir
Mosul offensive to start soon, says French defence minister
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 hours ago
CONCARNEAU, France: An Iraqi government-led offensive to retake the northern Iraqi city of Mosul from Islamic State will start soon, France's defence minister said on Friday after French warplanes took off from the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier... Read more
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New Kerala
France launches new anti-IS operation in Iraq - newkerala.com #126106France launches new anti-IS operation in Iraq 9 minutes ago | 30-09-2016 At l
France launches new anti-IS operation in Iraq - newkerala.com #126106
New Kerala / Posted yesterday
France launches new anti-IS operation in Iraq 9 minutes ago | 30-09-2016 At least eight Rafale fighter jets took off from the carrier in the eastern Mediterranean. But, it was not clear whether the French jets were to carry out air strikes or were... Read more
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DW
French jets join anti-IS coalition in Iraq |A French defense official confirmed on Friday that eight jets have taken off fr
French jets join anti-IS coalition in Iraq |
DW / Posted yesterday
A French defense official confirmed on Friday that eight jets have taken off from the Charles de Gaulle aircraft carrier in the eastern Mediterranean. The aircraft will join the US-led coalition fighting "Islamic State" (IS) as it prepares to try to... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
French fighter jets on mission against IS in MosulON BOARD THE FRENCH AIRCRAFT CARRIER CHARLES DE GAULLE - French fighter jets to
French fighter jets on mission against IS in Mosul
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
ON BOARD THE FRENCH AIRCRAFT CARRIER CHARLES DE GAULLE - French fighter jets took off from the aircraft carrier Charles de Gaulle on Friday for an operation against the Islamic State group in its Iraqi stronghold of Mosul, an officer said. A Rafale... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
French fighter jets on mission against IS in Mosuljets took off from the carrier in the eastern Mediterranean, an AFP photographe
French fighter jets on mission against IS in Mosul
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted yesterday
jets took off from the carrier in the eastern Mediterranean, an AFP photographer on the flight deck reported. The Charles de Gaulle is on its third mission since February 2015 in support of the US-led coalition fighting IS in Iraq and... Read more
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TheBull
Australia chooses US defence giant for submarine combat systemsCanberra has chosen US defence contractor Lockheed Martin as the combat system
Australia chooses US defence giant for submarine combat systems
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Canberra has chosen US defence contractor Lockheed Martin as the combat system integrator for its new fleet of 12 French-designed submarines. 30.09.2016 08:54 AM Canberra has chosen US defence contractor Lockheed Martin as the combat system... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Australia chooses US defence giant for submarine combat systemsSYDNEY - Canberra has chosen US defence contractor Lockheed Martin to provide t
Australia chooses US defence giant for submarine combat systems
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted yesterday
SYDNEY - Canberra has chosen US defence contractor Lockheed Martin to provide the combat systems for its new fleet of 12 French-designed submarines, it was reported Friday. Lockheed Martin beat out US rival Raytheon to win the contract to fit out... Read more
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DW
France, Germany push defense plan despite British resistance |coordination of existing structures "When you see how much personnel and finan
France, Germany push defense plan despite British resistance |
DW / Posted 3 days ago
coordination of existing structures "When you see how much personnel and financial commitment we have, but how little we coordinate with one another, then there is definitely room for improvement," said German Defense Minister Ursula von... Read more
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News.com.au
UK warns it will oppose any EU army ideaminister says, amid a push in the European Union for more military co-operation
UK warns it will oppose any EU army idea
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
minister says, amid a push in the European Union for more military co-operation following British voters' shock decision to leave the bloc. "We are leaving the EU, but we remain committed to the security of Europe," Defence Secretary Michael Fallon... Read more
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CTV News
EU presses ahead with military plans, U.K. opposes any EU armyplans to boost military co-operation as Britain vowed to oppose the creation of
EU presses ahead with military plans, U.K. opposes any EU army
CTV News / Posted 4 days ago
plans to boost military co-operation as Britain vowed to oppose the creation of an EU army or headquarters. With Britain leaving the EU, France and Germany have been spearheading moves to boost Europe's capacity to run its own security... Read more
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The Washington Times
EU presses ahead with military plans, UK opposes any EU armyplans to boost military cooperation as Britain vowed to oppose the creation of
EU presses ahead with military plans, UK opposes any EU army
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
plans to boost military cooperation as Britain vowed to oppose the creation of an EU army or headquarters. With Britain leaving the EU, France and Germany have been spearheading moves to boost Europe’s capacity to run its own security... Read more
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express
Defence Secretary repeats vow to BLOCK ‘EU army’ as France & Germany unveil plansproposals for an EU-wide defence scheme for the first time. But, with Britain
Defence Secretary repeats vow to BLOCK ‘EU army’ as France & Germany unveil plans
express / Posted 4 days ago
proposals for an EU-wide defence scheme for the first time. But, with Britain likely to remain a member of the bloc for at least the next two years, Mr Fallon confirmed the UK Government will block any plans that threaten the supremacy of... Read more
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Reuters
France, Germany put EU defense plan to skeptical partnersGerman Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen gestures to French Defence Ministe
France, Germany put EU defense plan to skeptical partners
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen gestures to French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian at the Munich Security Conference in Munich, Germany, February 12, 2016. REUTERS/Michael Dalder BRATISLAVA France and Germany made the case for the... Read more
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Swissinfo
France, Germany put EU defence plan to sceptical partnersMichael Fallon discussed the Franco-German proposals for the first time, search
France, Germany put EU defence plan to sceptical partners
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
Michael Fallon discussed the Franco-German proposals for the first time, searching for a coherent strategy that their leaders can formally back at a summit in December. The proposals include increasing spending on military missions, jointly... Read more
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New Kerala
Rafale pricing will be analysed by parliamentary sub committee: Congress MP - newkerala.com #123290NK More, Panaji, Sep 24 : The pricing of the 36 Rafale fighter jets being purch
Rafale pricing will be analysed by parliamentary sub committee: Congress MP - newkerala.com #123290
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
NK More, Panaji, Sep 24 : The pricing of the 36 Rafale fighter jets being purchased from France will be analysed by the parliamentary sub committee on defence, the sub committee's Convenor Shantaram Naik said on Saturday. "We will analyse the price... Read more
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dna
India, France ink deal for 36 Rafale fighter jetsInter Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar an
India, France ink deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets
dna / Posted 7 days ago
Inter Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian 16-months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter aircraft in... Read more
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asianage
France says it stands with India in fight against terrorIndia and France signed the Euro 7.87-billion deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets,
France says it stands with India in fight against terror
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
India and France signed the Euro 7.87-billion deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets, equipped with latest missiles and weapon system. New Delhi: Days after the Uri attack, France on Friday said it stands with India in the fight against terrorism and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rafale to give Indian Air Force combat edge over Pakistan's F-16sDELHI: It's finally jet, set and go for the IAF after an agonising wait of 16 y
Rafale to give Indian Air Force combat edge over Pakistan's F-16s
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
DELHI: It's finally jet, set and go for the IAF after an agonising wait of 16 years since it first demanded new multi-role fighters. India and France on Friday inked a 7.87 billion euro deal for 36 Rafale fighters, which with their state of the... Read more
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asianage
India inks Rafale dealof penetration and capability,” said defence minister Manohar Parrikar who sign
India inks Rafale deal
asianage / Posted 7 days ago
of penetration and capability,” said defence minister Manohar Parrikar who signed the deal with his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian in Delhi. The 36 fighter jets, with weapons, training equipment and logistics, will come to India from... Read more
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New Kerala
Defence Minister of France calls on PM Modi - newkerala.com #123064NK India, New Delhi, Sept 23 : Jean-Yves Le Drian, Defence Minister of France c
Defence Minister of France calls on PM Modi - newkerala.com #123064
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
NK India, New Delhi, Sept 23 : Jean-Yves Le Drian, Defence Minister of France called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday. Minister Le Drian expressed condolences for the victims of the cross-border terrorist attack at Uri, JK on Sept 18 and... Read more
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The Telegraph
Race to justify whopping Rafale billminister Manohar Parrikar has signed the dotted line of an inter-government agr
Race to justify whopping Rafale bill
The Telegraph / Posted 7 days ago
minister Manohar Parrikar has signed the dotted line of an inter-government agreement with his French counterpart Jean Yves le Drian here, putting the seal on a deal that originated in the late 1990s. This would be India's first contract... Read more
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The Indian Express
Air Force’s 16-year wait over, Rafale deal doneThe induction of these 36 fighters — 28 single-seaters and eight twin-seaters —
Air Force’s 16-year wait over, Rafale deal done
The Indian Express / Posted 7 days ago
The induction of these 36 fighters — 28 single-seaters and eight twin-seaters — is expected to bridge the shortfall in the depleting number of fighter squadrons in the IAF. (source: Reuters) Sixteen years after the proposal for a replacement fighter... Read more
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Business Standard India
India signs euro 7.8-bn deal for 36 Rafale fightersOn Friday, India drew the curtain on a tortuous, nine-year selection process fo
India signs euro 7.8-bn deal for 36 Rafale fighters
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
On Friday, India drew the curtain on a tortuous, nine-year selection process for a medium, multi-role fighter, signing up to buy 36 Rafale fighter aircraft from French aerospace vendor, Dassault, for euro 7.8 billion (Rs 58,000 crore). In New Delhi,... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
India signs deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from Franceon Friday. The long-awaited deal was inked in Delhi between defence minister M
India signs deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 7 days ago
on Friday. The long-awaited deal was inked in Delhi between defence minister Manohar Parrikar and his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian. The 7.8 billion euro deal is crucial for the Indian Air Force that is grappling with a drawdown of its... Read more
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The Hindu
India, France conclude Rafale dealwas concluded at Hyderabad house in the presence of Defence minister Manohar Pa
India, France conclude Rafale deal
The Hindu / Posted 7 days ago
was concluded at Hyderabad house in the presence of Defence minister Manohar Parrikar along with his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian. “I am certain that the Rafale and its performance will hold high the colours of the Indian Air Force. It... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
France says it is with India in fight against terrorism after Uri attackresolve to strengthen counter-terror cooperation with it. The French position
France says it is with India in fight against terrorism after Uri attack
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 7 days ago
resolve to strengthen counter-terror cooperation with it. The French position was conveyed by its defence minister Jean-Yves Le Drian to Prime Minister Narendra Modi when he called on him here. He also expressed resolve to strengthen... Read more
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New Kerala
French Defence Minister pledges support in fight against terror - newkerala.com #122986NK India, New Delhi, Sep 23 : French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Fri
French Defence Minister pledges support in fight against terror - newkerala.com #122986
New Kerala / Posted 7 days ago
NK India, New Delhi, Sep 23 : French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on Friday called on Prime Minister Narendra Modi and pledged his country's support to India in the fight against terror. Condoling the deaths at the Uri army camp in a... Read more
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EuroNews
India agrees to buy French Rafale fightersIndia has agreed to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. The two countries’
India agrees to buy French Rafale fighters
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
India has agreed to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France. The two countries’ defence ministers – Jean-Yves Le Drian and Manohar Parrikar – signed the deal in New Delhi, ending almost 18 months of wrangling over terms with manufacturer Dassault... Read more
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Business Standard India
India signs Euro 7.8 bn deal for 36 Rafale fighters; no options for moreOn Friday, India drew the curtain on a tortuous, nine-year selection process fo
India signs Euro 7.8 bn deal for 36 Rafale fighters; no options for more
Business Standard India / Posted 7 days ago
On Friday, India drew the curtain on a tortuous, nine-year selection process for a medium, multi-role fighter, signing up to buy 36 Rafale fighter aircraft from French aerospace vendor, Dassault, for Euro 7.8 billion (Rs 58,000 crore). In New Delhi,... Read more
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dna
dna Must Reads: Rafale deal, Scarlett Keeling's murder acquittal, Cauvery dispute, Mumbai terror alert and more...The Inter Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrika
dna Must Reads: Rafale deal, Scarlett Keeling's murder acquittal, Cauvery dispute, Mumbai terror alert and more...
dna / Posted 7 days ago
The Inter Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian 16-months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter aircraft in... Read more
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New Kerala
India seals deal with France for 36 Rafale fighter jets - newkerala.com #122953deal between the two sides was inked at the Hyderabad House here in the presenc
India seals deal with France for 36 Rafale fighter jets - newkerala.com #122953
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
deal between the two sides was inked at the Hyderabad House here in the presence of Parrikar and his French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian. The Rafale aircraft would be delivered from France in fly-away condition along with weapons, training... Read more
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SiliconIndia
India, France Ink Deal for 36 Rafale Fighter Jetsover arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parr
India, France Ink Deal for 36 Rafale Fighter Jets
SiliconIndia / Posted 8 days ago
over arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian sixteen months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter... Read more
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dna
All you need to know about Rs 59,000 crore Rafale deal between India and FranceThe Inter Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrika
All you need to know about Rs 59,000 crore Rafale deal between India and France
dna / Posted 8 days ago
The Inter Governmental Agreement was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian 16-months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter aircraft in... Read more
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iafrica.com
India stocks up on fighter jetsIndia signed a deal Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets for 7.9 billion euros
India stocks up on fighter jets
iafrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
India signed a deal Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets for 7.9 billion euros ($8.8 billion), France's biggest ever such sale, as it seeks to bolster its military against an increasingly assertive China. Defence experts say the aircraft,... Read more
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Aljazeera
India signs $9 billion deal to buy French fighter jetsIndia has signed a deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France for around $8
India signs $9 billion deal to buy French fighter jets
Aljazeera / Posted 8 days ago
India has signed a deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France for around $8.7bn, the country's first major acquisition of combat planes in two decades and a boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's plan to rebuild an ageing fleet. The first... Read more
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DW
India signs deal with France to buy Rafale jets |French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and his Indian counterpart Manohar P
India signs deal with France to buy Rafale jets |
DW / Posted 8 days ago
French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian and his Indian counterpart Manohar Parrikar signed the deal in New Delhi on Friday. Parrikar tweeted a message confirming the agreement and saying that acquiring the fighter planes would significantly... Read more
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The Manila Times
India signs deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jetsNEW DELHI: India signed a formal agreement Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets
India signs deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jets
The Manila Times / Posted 8 days ago
NEW DELHI: India signed a formal agreement Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France’s Dassault for a reported 7.9 billion euros ($8.8 billion), one of its biggest defence deals in decades. India’s Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his... Read more
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Salon.com
India signs deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jetsbegan four years ago. The deal, signed by Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parri
India signs deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets
Salon.com / Posted 8 days ago
began four years ago. The deal, signed by Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian, includes a clause stipulating that Dassault will invest about 30 percent of the contract price in India’s... Read more
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ABC News
India Signs Deal With France to Buy 36 Rafale Fighter Jetsbegan four years ago. The deal, signed by Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parri
India Signs Deal With France to Buy 36 Rafale Fighter Jets
ABC News / Posted 8 days ago
began four years ago. The deal, signed by Indian Defense Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian, includes a clause stipulating that Dassault will invest about 30 percent of the contract price in India's... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
India signs deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jetsNEW DELHI - India signed a formal agreement Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jet
India signs deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jets
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 8 days ago
NEW DELHI - India signed a formal agreement Friday to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France's Dassault for a reported 7.9 billion euros ($8.8 billion), one of its biggest defence deals in decades. India has signed an agreement to buy 36 Rafale... Read more
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Times of Malta
India signs deal for 36 French fighter jets to counter China, Pakistanto 33 squadrons, against its requirement of 45 to face both China, with which i
India signs deal for 36 French fighter jets to counter China, Pakistan
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
to 33 squadrons, against its requirement of 45 to face both China, with which it has a festering border dispute, and nuclear-armed rival Pakistan. French Defence Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian signed the agreement with his Indian counterpart,... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
India signs deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jetsIndia's Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his French counterpart Jean-Yves
India signs deal to buy 36 French Rafale fighter jets
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
India's Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his French counterpart Jean-Yves Le Drian signed the agreement at a ceremony in New Delhi after years of tortuous negotiations between the two countries. Defence experts say it will bring a much needed... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
India signs deal for 36 French fighter jets to counter China, Pakistan squadronsNEW DELHI: India signed a deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France on Fri
India signs deal for 36 French fighter jets to counter China, Pakistan squadrons
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
NEW DELHI: India signed a deal to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets from France on Friday for around US$8.7 billion (6.68 billion pounds), the country's first major acquisition of combat planes in two decades and a boost for Prime Minister Narendra Modi's... Read more
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Business Standard India
India, France ink Euro 7.8 bn deal for 36 Rafale fighter jetsover arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parr
India, France ink Euro 7.8 bn deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
over arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian sixteen months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter... Read more
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Business Standard India
India, France ink 7.8 bn euro deal for 36 Rafale fighter jetsover arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parr
India, France ink 7.8 bn euro deal for 36 Rafale fighter jets
Business Standard India / Posted 8 days ago
over arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian sixteen months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter... Read more
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New Kerala
India signs deal with France to buy 36 Rafale jets - newkerala.com #122707NK More, New Delhi, Sep 23 : India on Friday signed a deal with France to buy 3
India signs deal with France to buy 36 Rafale jets - newkerala.com #122707
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
NK More, New Delhi, Sep 23 : India on Friday signed a deal with France to buy 36 Rafale fighter jets. Defence Ministers Manohar Parrikar of India and Jean-Yves Le Drian of France signed the pact here. The deal will cost India some 7.87 billion... Read more
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asianage
India signs Rafale deal with France giving its Air Force edge over Pakistanover arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parr
India signs Rafale deal with France giving its Air Force edge over Pakistan
asianage / Posted 8 days ago
over arch rival Pakistan. The deal was signed by Defence Minister Manohar Parrikar and his visiting French counterpart Jean Yves Le Drian sixteen months after Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced India's plans to buy 36 Rafale fighter... Read more
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