Dec 18, 2016
NICOSIA [MENL] -- Iran has increased its ballistic missile fleet.
LONDON [MENL] -- Britain has completed an amphibious exercise in the Gulf. The Royal Navy conducted a three-week exercise called Pearl Dagger in Bahrain. The navy said the exercise included a marine assault that included air cover.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States, despite a partial embargo, has continued to contract military services to Saudi Arabia.
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Kuwait has requested the modernization of a U.S.-origin main battle tank.