In a controversial move, senior officials from the Luftwaffe (German Air Force) requested the defence ministry to look in to the acquisition of modern aerial drones with attack capabilities.
Media sources reported that the German government is likely to give its approval, for the proposed sale of used Leopard 2 Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) to the Indonesian Armed Forces.
Spiegel, one of the leading daily newspapers in Germany, reported today that a contingent of close to 700 soldiers from the elite Special Forces divisions will leave for Kosovo very soon, to take part in the NATO operations there.
Polish officials announced today that they are seriously considering a proposal for the construction of a joint missile defence system, with the armed forces of Germany and France.
The German Navy officials are reported to be unhappy over the huge delay which is plaguing the induction of the Braunschweig class corvettes to its fleet.