The Ethiopian National Security and the economy as with many other countries are feeding each other in the process of modernizing the army force, both intellectually and in regards to materiel systems. In developing this guidance, the Ethiopian security planners attempted to address both the challenges and opportunities of defense spending. Thus, to modernize the Defense Industry several defense factories were established in many parts of the country. Some examples of the existing Ethiopian Defense Industry capability according to Professor Bernard are: the Hibret Machine Tools. The Economic Impacts of Defense Strategy Development given the importance of the domestic defense industry to Ethiopia's execution of its national security strategy.
Source: Ethiopian News December 06, 2017 09:22 UTC