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Mine Clearance Activities at the Black Sea Begins in July
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

Mine Clearance Activities at the Black Sea Begins in July

Mine clearance efforts to make the Black Sea safer through a joint initiative by Turkiye, Romania and Bulgaria will begin in July.

Otokar Exhibits Cobra II Pickup Version in Romania BSDA
Expo and Air Show

Otokar Exhibits Cobra II Pickup Version in Romania BSDA

Otokar exhibited the pickup version of its COBRA II 4X4 armoured vehicle abroad for the first time at the BSDA in Romania.

Turkiye develops defence relations with Romania
Expo and Air Show

Turkiye develops defence relations with Romania

Turkish Defence Procurement body SSB and companies attend the Black Sea Defence and Aerospace Conference BSDA in Romania to strengthen relations.

Romania Acquires AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II
Weapon / Missile

Romania Acquires AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II

The State Department approved a possible FMS to Romania of AIM-9X Sidewinder Block II Missiles for an estimated cost of $340.8 million.

Otokar Announces the Romanian Bid at KAP
Land Investment

Otokar Announces the Romanian Bid at KAP

Romania-based “Defense Romania” recently claimed that only OTOKAR made a bid in the 4×4 armoured vehicle tender opened by Romania.

Otokar, Last Man Standing in Romanian Armoured Vehicle Bid
Land

Otokar, Last Man Standing in Romanian Armoured Vehicle Bid

Otokar is the only firm to submit an offer for Romania’s 4x4 armoured vehicle acquisition programme after the other candidates withdrew.

NATO Supports Türkiye’s Montreux Strategy at the Black Sea
Regional / Strategy Defence Politics

NATO Supports Türkiye’s Montreux Strategy at the Black Sea

The NATO Defence Ministers supported the Turkish approach to the mine clearance activities based on the Montreux Convention in the Black Sea.

 Tripartite Cooperation Against Mines in The Black Sea
Navy / Maritime Regional / Strategy

Tripartite Cooperation Against Mines in The Black Sea

"Black Sea MCM” was signed within the scope of the "Tripartite Initiative" initiated against the mine danger in the Black Sea.

Mines in the Black Sea to be Hunted
Defence Politics Navy / Maritime

Mines in the Black Sea to be Hunted

The "Triple Initiative" agreement against the danger of mines in the Black Sea will be signed in Istanbul tomorrow.

NATO’s NSPA Acquires Patriot Missiles for Four Countries
Weapon / Missile

NATO’s NSPA Acquires Patriot Missiles for Four Countries

NSPA announced on 3 January that it will acquire 1000 Patriot Missiles for Germany, the Netherlands, Romania and Spain.

Romania Buys Javelin AAWS-M
Weapon / Missile

Romania Buys Javelin AAWS-M

The United States continues FGM-148 Javelin sales. The last country to receive a green light was Romania.

Romania Buys 54 M1A2 Abrams
Land

Romania Buys 54 M1A2 Abrams

The U.S. State Department approved a possible Foreign Military Sale (FMS) to Romania of M1A2 Abrams Tanks for an estimated cost of $2.53 billion.

Romania Acquires French Scorpene Submarines
Navy / Maritime

Romania Acquires French Scorpene Submarines

Romania that failed to acquire French corvettes go for French submarines now. The program will be completed in eight years and cost 2 billion euros.

Romania shortlists T155 Fırtına Howitzer
Land

Romania shortlists T155 Fırtına Howitzer

According to local media, the Romanian Defence Ministry has shortlisted three howitzers: T155 Fırtına (Storm) is listed with PzH2000 and K9 Thunder.