Germany sells fifth nuclear submarine to Israel

Germany’s Federal Security Council has approved the export of a fifth submarine to Israel.

It’s the penultimate submarine promised to Israel by German Chancellor Angela Merkel and will be handed over by the company Thyssen Krupp.

Süddeutsche Zeitung newspaper revealed … Read the rest

War criminal Blair, corrupt Europeans spared in arms inquiry

An arms deal critic has said that Tony Blair should have been summoned to testify at the Seriti commission.

Former British prime minister  and war criminal Tony Blair should have been summoned to testify at the Seriti commission of inquiry, … Read the rest

Arms Inquiry will probably find nothing: Defence analyst

armsdealIndependent  defence analyst , Helmoed-Romer Heitman says it is unlikely that the commission will uncover much. Heitman says those implicated in corruption would have taken measures by now to get rid of the evidence.

“It’s been so long that if … Read the rest

South Africa’s fleet of submarines ‘out of action’

South Africa’s fleet of attack submarines, which cost an estimated R8-billion in the infamous arms deal, are all in dry dock after the only operational vessel crashed into the seabed, reports the Sunday Times.

The SAS Queen Modjadji, named after … Read the rest