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US approves sale of anti-drone systems to Qatar for $1 billion

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The State Department announced it had signed off on Qatar's purchase of 10 defensive drone systems, 200 interceptors and related equipment. Sale unveiled during halftime of the key World Cup 2022 match in Doha between Iran and the U.S. Qatar, along with other Gulf Arab states, faces threats from Iranian-backed proxies in the region.
Published 2 months ago · Qatar

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US approves sale of anti-drone systems to Qatar for $1 billion

[WASHINGTON 29th Reuters] - The US Department of Defense announced on the 29th that the sale of anti-drone (anti-drone) systems to Qatar was approved by the State Department and notified Congress. The sale amount was 1 billion dollars. US President Biden has designated Qatar as a major ally not a member of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) this year. The Department of Defense said that Qatar is expected to improve its ability to resp…

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