Saudi Press: Saudi Arabia Announces New Armored Military Vehicle Production

Thursday 1441/11/11 - 2020/07/02
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Riyadh, July 02, 2020, SPA -- Saudi newspapers highlighted in their editorials today a number of issues, at local, regional, and international arenas.
Al-Yaum newspaper said in its editorial that the Security Council's discussion of the UN report on Iran's involvement in the sabotage attack, that targeted an oil installations in Saudi Arabia, confirms the need to take a firm stance from the international community towards Iran.
The paper said that this attack strengthens the stance of Saudi Arabia that supports the continuing arms embargo on Iran and continuing to deal seriously with the nuclear and ballistic programs that Iran is developing.
The paper concluded that Iranian regime is involved in crimes to destabilize the security and stability of the region, and the principle of goodwill has no way in dealing with this regime, which proves day after day its seriousness on the foundations of international peace.
Okaz newspaper said in its editorial that the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia continues to achieve its military industrialization plans, that requires high readiness to maintain the security and safety of this country.
The paper pointed to the announcement of the General Authority for Military Industries (GAMI) yesterday about signing of a contract to manufacture and localize of new armored military vehicles under the name "Ad-Dahna" between the General Directorate of Border Guard and the Military Industries Corporation.
This announcement comes within the scope of GAMI's strategic direction to achieve more 50% of the Kingdom's spending on military equipment and services on national manufacturers.
-- SPA
09:39 LOCAL TIME 06:39 GMT
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