France to deploy Leclerc tanks to Estonia
Militaries

France to deploy Leclerc tanks to Estonia

November 26, 2016 Defense Watch 0

(estonianworld) France will send five Leclerc tanks, 12 infantry fighting vehicles and 300 troops to Estonia next year. The deployment was confirmed by the French defense minister, Jean-Yves Le Drian, to his Estonian counterpart, Hannes Hanso, […]

The French Army has chosen its next assault rifle |
Firearms & Light Weapons

The French Army has chosen its next assault rifle

September 25, 2016 Defense Watch 0

According to French newspaper Le Figaro, the French Army will acquire German-made HK 416 F assault rifles to replace the venerable FAMAS rifles whose manufacturing dates back to the 70’s. The decision was announced by the French Ministry […]