Germany extends ban on arms exports to Saudi Arabia
Berlin will stick to a controversial ban on selling weapons to Saudi Arabia — at least a few more weeks. The order to keep German-made guns and tanks out of the kingdom has angered some of Germany's closest allies.
Heckler & Koch fined €3.7 million over illegal arms to Mexico
Two former staff members at the weapons manufacturer were given suspended sentences for violating Germany's War Weapons Control Act for their involvement in the delivery of machine guns to Mexico.
German arms industry threatens government with compensation claims
As German weapons exports dropped for a third consecutive year, a lobbyist has criticized Germany's export policy as "unpredictable." New figures show exports dropped sharply in 2018.
Reps pass bill on proliferation of small arms and light weapons in Nigeria
The House of Representatives Wednesday passed through second Reading a bill establishing the National Commission against the Proliferation of Small Arms and Light Weapons.
Police search for weapons at G20 protest camp
Protesters at a camp in Hamburg's Altona Volkspark were searched in the early hours of Saturday (July 8) as German police looked for weapons and checked ID documents following running clashes with anti-capitalist protesters at the city's G20 summit.
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache
Iraqi federal police blow up large IS weapons cache.
Syria says it 'did not and will not' use chemical weapons
Syria's armed forces "did not and will not" use chemical weapons, even against jihadist groups, Foreign Minister Walid Muallem says.
A drone built to hunt down other drones
As drones get cheaper and more powerful, even off-the-shelf consumer drones are being turned into weapons.