Defence Section [fr]
Under the authority of the Directorate General for International Relations and Strategy (DGRIS) of the Ministry for the Armed Forces, the Defence Section missions are :
to introduce and support French defense policy, Armed Forces capabilities, activities and equipment ;
to promote and support military or defense bilateral relations ;
to monitor and conduct military cooperation / assistance activities ;
to support french Defence Company development.
The Defence Section is headed by a Defence Attaché, who represents authorities from the French Ministry of the Armed Forces. Therefore, he advises the French Ambassador on defense issues and is an essential relay for foreign defense authorities within the host country.
Ministère des Armées : http://www.defense.gouv.fr/
French Army : http://www.defense.gouv.fr/terre
French Navy : http://www.defense.gouv.fr/marine
Franch Air Force : http://www.defense.gouv.fr/air
Frecnh Foreign Legion : http://www.legionetrangere.fr/
Fench Military Health Service : http://www.defense.gouv.fr/sante
French Directorate for Armament : http://www.defense.gouv.fr/dga