Geostrategy-Direct - Good for business: Mideast tensions spur defense expo attendance; Kuwait under pressure from UAE on funding for Islamist insurgencies; Joint naval exercise enhances Saudi-Pakistan strategic alliance

January 2013
Geo-Strategy Direct;1/30/2013, p8
The article offers news briefs related to the defense industry in the Persian Gulf States. Organizers of the International Defense Exhibition and Conference (IDEX) 2013 announced that the spaces for the event are sold out. Saudi Arabia and Pakistan held its Sea Breeze 2013 joint exercise in Pakistani coastal area. The Interior Ministry of Kuwaiti discussed with other government agencies and top parliament members on how to crack down the funding to the Al Qaida and the Muslim Brotherhood.


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