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Egypt and the UAE underline importance of strategic partnership, U.S. opens first permanent military base in Israel, Saudi Arabia and the UK sign new cooperation agreement, Turkey boosts defense spending by $2.2bn, Morocco gets 3D printing center of expertise, NIMR Automotive sets sail for Baltics, Lockheed Martin helps Saudi Arabia develop its THAAD requirement, U.S. weapon sales to Bahrain, Qatar and UK sign LoI over 24 Eurofighter Typhoon French President Macron pledges military support for Lebanon, Indian submarine moors at Duqm, Manned space programs: Iran resumes work; Russia to support Emirati ambitions